James Curtis Bright (80) died Friday, November 22 at Clovis Community Medical Center. Having retired in Coarsegold, he was a long-time resident of Hanford, CA. Born in Bakersfield, CA, he is survived by his wife Dorothy of Coarsegold, son Darrel of Modesto, son Duane of Bakersfield, daughter Darlene of Lemoore, five grandsons and six great-grandsons. He is preceded by his first wife, a brother, a sister and a granddaughter.
James served as a Baptist Minister in Colorado and California, and as Rural Postal Carrier in Hanford, CA.
In his retirement he enjoyed life as a full time RV-er with his wife, having visited Canada, Alaska and all 48 of the contiguous United States.
Last arrangements/remains taken care of by the Neptune Society.