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Marie Bright, Taylor County, KY (1933-2013)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected Taylor County, KY, family. She was the widow of David Bright, to whom she was married over 47 years. She leaves 25 direct living descendants. She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Salem Baptist Church. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

Marie Bright, 79, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 10:15amET, Saturday, April 6, 2013 in Campbellsville, KY.

The funeral service will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Monday, April 8, 2013 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Michael Goodwin. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 5pm-7pmCT/6pm-8pmET, Sunday, April 7, 2013.

Pallbearers: Neil Bright, Adam McCubbins, Keith Parker, Billy Ray Philpott, Grover Pyles, and Hollis Tucker.

Marie Bright, Taylor County, KY (1933-2013)

Marie Bright was the daughter of the late Thomas Hudson and Dorothy Blake Hudson. She was born Wednesday, April 19, 1933 in Marion County, IN. She died Saturday, April 6, 2013 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 79 years, 13 days.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Salem Baptist Church.

She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom.

She united in marriage to David Bright December 20, 1952. He preceded her in death March 7, 2004.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four daughters and one son and their spouses: Barbara Jean and Bobby McCubbins of Summersville, KY; Brenda and Mark Hazard and Nita and Mike Parker of Campbellsville, KY; Linda Cardenas and Jerry Gavito of Ft. Worth, Texas; and J.D. and Tonya Bright of Canmer, KY

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Seven great grandchildren

  • One sister: Jenny Tucker and husband, Hollis of Richmond, KY

  • And many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Mary Funk

Expressions of sympathy should take the form of donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Send a condolence to the family of Marie Bright

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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