William Edward Bright, 88, Lebanon, passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home.
He was born on June 17, 1924.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, Agnes Moore and Payton Bright; his wife, Mary Catherine Bright; a son, James William (Billy) Bright; three brothers, Tommy Bright, Adrian Bright, and Charles Bright; and a sister, Marie Bright.
Survivors include: three daughters, Jane Phillips of St. Joe, Anna Payne of Campbellsville, and Fran Bright of Lebanon; two brothers, Junior Bright of Louisville and Jimmy Bright of Lebanon; one half-brother, George Wathan of Bloomfield; one sister, Bessie Mattingly of Louisville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 3, at Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home, Lebanon, with burial in St. Joe Cemetery. Deacon Joe Dant officiated.
Pallbearers were Troy Bright, Wesley Bright, Brandon Bright, Norman Watson, Cory Smith, and Brandon Newton.
Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.