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Virginia Bright, Age 96

Posted by on Jan 2, 2018


Virginia Bright, 96 years, 2 months and 22 days of age, died Monday, January 1, 2018 in Signature Healthcare East in Louisville.

Virginia was born October 10, 1921 to the late Samuel Allen and Valeria Shively Bright in Taylor County Kentucky. Also preceding her in death were her siblings, Samuel Bright, Jr., Edward Bright, Douglas Bright, Howard Bright and Elizabeth Bright.

Virginia retired from Brown Williamson as payroll clerk after many years of faithful service.  She had made a profession of faith and was a member of Ninth and O Baptist Church in Louisville, KY.

She was survived by her nieces and nephews, George Bright of Brentwood TN, Charles Bright of Frankfort, Robert Bright of Elk Horn, Betty Cox of Mannsville, Venita Bright of Frankfort, Lloyd of Evansville IN, Elaine Horn of Lexington, Gary Bright of California and Bryan Bright of Mackville, KY.

Funeral services for Virginia Bright will be held at Lyon-Dewitt-Berry Funeral Home on Friday January 5 at 3:00 PM.   Burial to follow in Elk Horn Cemetery.

Family requests visitation from 1:00 -3:00 pm at the time of service on Friday January 5 at Lyon-Dewitt-Berry Funeral Home.

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