Catherine Bridges Legg

Catherine was born in 1927 to Dr. Terrell Bridges and Eula Cora Owen Bridges.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Billy R. Legg, her brothers Owen Bridges, Pick Bridges and Edwin Bridges, and sisters Eula Requett and Lydia White.

She leaves behind, her family of four sons Joe, Tom (Glenda), Scott (Dedra), and Clay (Stephanie) Smitherman, grandchildren Courtnay Dunn (Jason), Carrie Upton (Josh), Nathan Smitherman (Nicole), Perry Smitherman and Owen Smitherman, 14 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, and a town full of friends.

A lifelong resident and promoter of Montevallo, she was a mother, a friend, a business owner, a church leader, Chamber of Commerce Director, City Councilwoman, Zoning officer, and much more throughout her 95 years. She had a great love for her family and for her hometown of Montevallo.

A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, January 9th, 2023 at 12:00 noon, in the fellowship hall of the First United Methodist Church of Montevallo, 861 Middle Street in Montevallo.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Montevallo, PO Box 72, Montevallo, AL 35115


  1. jeannie Lucas on January 5, 2023 at 2:55 am

    Sorry for the loss of your mother. She will be missed. Praying for the family.

  2. Andy Pickett on January 8, 2023 at 5:21 am

    Condolences to all the family,prayers for you all .

  3. Jan Gauntt Dailey on January 11, 2023 at 11:12 pm

    Scott, Clay & family,
    I’m so sorry to hear about the passing of your beloved Mother. She was a classy lady & will be missed!