Nellie Gayle Wheeler Bright

Nellie Gayle Wheeler Bright, 95, of Eminence, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 at her residence. She was born in Defoe and was the daughter of the late Lindon and Mary Clements Wheeler. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert Bright Sr.; sons, E.J., Lynn, Tommy and Neil Bright; brothers, Milton and Frank Wheeler; sisters, Frances Waddell and Bessie O'Nan. She is survived by two daughters, Dixie Moore of Eminence and Karen Bright of Defoe; brother, Orem Wheeler of Georgia. Funeral services were Sunday at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville. Burial was in Defoe Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Defoe Christian Church, in care of Charles Barnett, 20 Robbie Lane, Pleasureville, Ky. 40057. Online condolences may be expressed at

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Sholar Funeral Home
5710 Castle Highway Pleasureville, KY 40057
(502) 878-2521
Published in The Sentinel-News from Sept. 17 to Sept. 24, 2013