James William 'Billy' Bright, 62, Lebanon, died Friday, March 8, 2013 at his residence.
He was born on May 18, 1950 in Marion County.
He was preceded in death by: his mother, Mary Catherine Miles Bright; a son, James Ruben Bright; and a daughter, Ashley Ann Bright.
Survivors include: his wife, Elizabeth Ann Brady Bright of Lebanon; his father, William Edward Bright of Lebanon; four sons, James Wesley Bright, Troy Allen Bright, and Joseph Brandon Bright, all of Lebanon, and Billy Joe Spalding of Bardstown; a step-son, William Brian Brady of Lebanon; three sisters, Ann Payne of Campbellsville, Jane Phillips of St. Joe, and Fran Bright of Lebanon; and two grandchildren, Ashley Michelle Brady and Michael Scott Brady.
A funeral Mass was held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 11, at St. Augustine Catholic Church with interment in St. Joe Community Cemetery. Rev. Chris Rhodes officiated.
Pallbearers were Mike Phillips, Norman Watson, Tommy Brady, David Farmer, Jay Jay Miles, and J.E. Vaughn.
Bosley Funeral Home, Lebanon, was in charge of arrangements.