October 31, 2012
GORDO, Ala. — Carolyn Sue Bridges Burkhalter, 76, died Oct. 28, 2012, at Pickens County Medical Center. Services are Thursday at 11 a.m. at Hannah United Methodist Church with the Rev. Byron Fair and Dusty Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Visitation is today from 6-8 p.m. at Skelton Funeral Home of Reform. Mrs. Burkhalter was born Sept. 21, 1936, to the late Milton N. Bridges and Mary Lou Strickland Bridges. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter O. Burkhalter; and son, Richard Burkhalter. Survivors include her daughters, Suzette Jones, Nancy Fair and Amanda Newman; brother, Doug Bridges; and seven grandchildren.