Jenny Bridges Skorupa, age 53, of Bryant went to be with her Lord on Thursday, May 30, 2013m at St. Vincentâ€™s Infirmary Medical Center 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 a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Bryant. She loved scrapbooking and making cards.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her spouse, Mark Skorupa.
Survivors include a daughter, Laura Jill Hill and husband Wayne of Benton; a son, Austin Lee Skorupa of Bryant; two grandchildren, Tyler and Kyndel Hill; a sister, Arlene Bridges of Benton; a brother, Bruno Bridges of North Little Rock; a sister-in-law, Charlotte Dunlap of Louisville, Ky.; two nieces, Magen Schaub and Kim Tanneyhill; a nephew, Cody Bridges; several aunts and uncles; and an army of wonderful friends whom she loved dearly.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 3, at First Southern Baptist Church in Bryant with Dr. Patrick Mead officiating. Burial will follow at New Rosemont Memorial Park in Benton.
Visitation is scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton (501-315-4047).
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Childrenâ€™s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, Source Code: IIQ040799001.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard.