Life Story / Obituary
Judy McBride, age 77, passed away peacefully at home, with her family by her side, Monday, February 5, 2024. Judy was a loving wife of 58 years to Pat McBride. They had 2 children together Kenny McBride and Tina McBride (Griffin). Over the years Judy enjoyed gardening and creating her own backyard oasis with beautiful flowers and plants where she loved watching the birds come and go to the many feeders around her yard, but her favorite birds were the hummingbirds. She was such a kind and gentle woman that even the neighborhood cats and chipmunks enjoyed her company. You could often find her feeding her chippies by hand. Judy enjoyed thrift shopping and yard sales finding hidden treasures and porcelain dolls. Her favorite was Boyd’s dolls and Boyd's bears. She has a beautiful collection that she took pride in and even her loving husband Pat created a room with shelves to display her special collection. She also loved walking their 2 dogs with her husband by her side. She was very loved and will truly be missed by family, friends, and neighbors. Whether it be shopping with her sister, summer visits from her close family, or having coffee dates with her friends in the neighborhood, Judy touched the hearts of many. She is survived by her husband Pat McBride, daughter Tina Griffin (Rick), 5 grandchildren, Kieth and Kyle McBride, Ricky, Kari, and Kayla Griffin and 5 great grandchildren, her brothers Tim, John, and Steve Johnson and sister Lisa Row. She was preceded in death by her parent’s, Russel and Helen (Nee: Ludlum) Johnson, son Kenny McBride and brother Gary Johnson.