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William E. (Eddie) Bright, 61, Elk Horn, KY (1958-2019)

Eddie was an employee of Murakami Manufacturing. He served his country honorably in the United States Army.

William E. "Eddie" Bright of Elk Horn, KY, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in Campbellsville. He was 61 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Bro. Doug Roberts. Burial will follow in the family cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 11amET until 2pmET on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

William E. "Eddie" Bright of Elk Horn, son of the late W. C. Bright and Gladys Marie Grant Bright, was born January 15, 1958 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 4:28 A.M., Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in Campbellsville.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Mt. Zion Church of God.

Eddie was an employee of Murakami Manufacturing. He served his country honorably in the United States Army.

He united in marriage to Brenda Mings on April 7, 1978.

He loved fishing and hunting and was an avid bowler. He also enjoyed watching stock car racing.

Besides his wife, Brenda Bright of Elk Horn, he is survived by one son and one daughter: Jay Bright and wife, Stephanie Ann and Samantha Breanne Bright of Elk Horn; five grandchildren: Shania Renee Bright, Chloe Jade Bright, Isabella Marie Bright, Thomas Gunnar Cave and Dayton Lynn Ivie; one brother and two sisters: Clifton Bright and wife, Tina of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Beth Wood and husband, Curtis of Elk Horn and Melody Tucker and the late Rocky Tucker of Columbia; several aunts, nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

William was also preceded in death by a brother, Mitchell Bright June 14, 2011.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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William E. (Eddie) Bright, 61, Elk Horn, KY (1958-2019)

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