OBITUARY: Vanessa Ann Stewart Bridge


Vanessa Ann Stewart Bridge, age 51, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2023.

Vanessa was born in Landstuhl, Germany. She was a graduate of Farragut High School, earned her undergraduate degree from Middle Tennessee State University, and her Master’s degree from Cumberland University. Vanessa worked as an analyst for the IRS. She was a dog lover and enjoyed cross stitching.

Vanessa was preceded in death by her mother, Sharon Ann Bates; son, Zane Bridge; maternal grandparents, Herbert N. and Betty Bates and paternal grandparents, Harold E. “Jack” and Virginia Stewart.

She is survived by:
Son – Zach (Cassidy Moheng) Bridge
Father – Larry D. (Harriet) Stewart
Sisters – Marie Stewart, Amanda Rybinski, Laura Hall, Emily Aucoin and Claire Stewart
Grandchildren – Madelyn Bridge and Emery Moore
Aunt and Uncle – Janice Summar and Herbie (Tonya) Bates
Cousins – Michael, Kevin and Andy Summar

Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, February 9, 2023 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Paul Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary, 765 Nonaville Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to service time Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663.


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