Obituary: Jenny Bridges Skorupa

Courtesy of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home, Benton

Jenny Bridges Skorupa
September 3, 1959 – May 30, 2013
Jenny Bridges Skorupa, age 53, of[more] Bryant went to be with her Lord on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Infirmary in Little Rock. She was born Sept. 3, 1959 at Millington Naval Air Station in Millington, Tenn., to the late Joseph Kindell Bridges and Franca Redini Bridges. She was a special education teacher with the Bryant School District for 20 years and was a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Bryant. She loved scrapbooking and cardmaking.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her spouse Mark Skorupa.

Survivors include daughter, Laura Jill Hill and husband Wayne of Benton; son, Austin Lee Skorupa of Bryant; two grandchildren, Tyler and Kyndel Hill; sister, Arlene Bridges of Benton; brother, Bruno Bridges of North Little Rock; sister-in-law Charlotte Dunlap of Kentucky, nieces Magen Schaub and Kim Tanneyhill; nephew Cody Bridges; several aunts and uncles, and an army of wonderful friends whom she loved dearly.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Monday, June 3, at First Southern Baptist Church in Bryant with Dr. Patrick Mead officiating. Interment will follow at New Rosemont Memorial Park in Benton.

Visitation will be from 2 – 4 p.m., Sunday, June 2, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Source Code: IIQ040799001.

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