MURRAY, Bessie Althia Peacefully at her home in Mount Pleasant on Wednesday, December 10, 2008, of Bessie Althia Murray, age 71, beloved wife of Alfred Murray. Born in Mount Pleasant on February 7, 1937, the daughter of the late George and Charlotte (MacArthur) Bridges. Cherished mother of David, Linkletter, and Paul (Darlene), Summerside. Loving grandmother of eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Dear sister of James (Annie) Bridges, Mount Pleasant; Henry (Donna) Bridges, MacNeills Mills; Leona Rayner, Summerside; Gertrude Campbell (Lloyd MacDougall), Enmore. Sister-in-law of Leland (Gertie) Murray, Summerside; Ralph (Alice) Murray, Springhill; Lia Murray, Poplar Grove. Niece of William Bridges, Mount Pleasant; Edith Yeo, Summerside. Predeceased by a brother, Winfred; sisters, Alicia and Mabel; brothers-in-law, Keith Murray and Stanley Murray. Resting at Ferguson Tyne Valley Funeral Chapel with visiting hours Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral on Saturday in the chapel at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow in the People’s Cemetery, Victoria West. Memorials to the Alzheimer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.