|Birth: ||Nov. 30, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2010|
VIRGINIA BEACH - Shirley Elizabeth Bright, 83, passed away quietly Jan. 5, 2010. She was born Nov. 30, 1926 in Norfolk, the youngest daughter of the late William and Irma Rew. Shirley was a registered nurse, graduating from DePaul School of Nursing. She worked on the Blood Mobile at the beginning of her career, moving to the delivery room at DePaul Hospital and later the Virginia Beach School System as a school nurse retiring with 22 years of service. Shirley was an avid bingo and poker player. She loved sewing and was a master at baking and was a member of the Eastern Star.
Shirley was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 40 years, Joseph Arnold Bright.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Mark Arnold Bright and wife Ruth Ann, and Cheri Hainer and husband Jeff, all of Virginia Beach; grandchildren, Joe, Katie, Clay and Mitch; sisters, Winnie Shield, Marion Hartman and Christine Faison, all of Melfa, Va.; sister-in-law, Elizabeth Barnes of Virginia Beach and other loving friends and relatives.
A graveside service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in Colonial Grove Memorial Park, Virginia Beach. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 360 Southport Circle, Suite 104, Virginia Beach, VA 23452.
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Joseph Arnold Bright (1930 - 1996)*
Colonial Grove Memorial Park
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Record added: Aug 21, 2010
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