The funeral service will be held at 12:00 P.M., Friday, March 18, 2022, at Union Hill A.M.E. Church, 504 Spivey Street, Ellaville, Georgia. Seating is limited. Masks are required to attend. Burial will follow at 2:00 P.M. in Andersonville National Cemetery, 496 Cemetery Road, Andersonville, Georgia.
Please be mindful that we will adhere to all government recommendations and mandates at all services at this time. We are limiting graveside seating to no more than 10 with masks being strongly encouraged. Other masked attendees are welcomed but will be expected to practice social distancing.
Graveside services, including burials, are likely to be held on ground that is uneven, which is out of the control of Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. We ask that you take this into consideration when choosing footwear, such as shoes with high, thin heels. Please be advised that Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc. will not be held responsible for injuries at a grave site because of this.
Patricia Ann (Moody) Frazier Bridges was born in Ellaville (Schley County, Georgia) to Mrs. Leila Mae (Moody) Carter. A highly intelligent child, she started school a year early and eventually obtained a master’s degree in early childhood education from what is now known as Georgia Southwestern State University. She united in marriage as a young adult with George Frazier and they were blessed with four exceptional children- Sharon, Anthony, Pamela, and Katrina. She later married former police Captain Moses Bridges and gained a stepson Michael.
She was reared in a Christian home and as a young adult joined Union Hill A.M.E. Church of Ellaville, where her children received Christian education and also where she was eventually ordained as an associate minister. Mrs. Bridges was also active in social clubs like the Ladies of Essence and joined a grad chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She loved teaching and was blessed to see multiple generations of her former students thrive and excel in their personal lives and careers.
In addition to her children, Patricia is survived by her mother Leila, brother James (Sue), son-in-law Terry Jerome Davis (T.J.), daughter-in-law Yana Bridges, four grandchildren- Jemeryl and Joshua Frazier, London and Lyric Davis, four great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.