Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brights in:
 • Big Pine Cemetery
 • Big Pine
 • Inyo County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Joe T. Bright, Jr
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 6, 1937
Lone Pine
Inyo County
California, USA
Death: May 22, 2009
Inyo County
California, USA

Joe T. Bright, Jr.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at the Big Pine Cemetery for Lone Pine Native Joe T. Bright, Jr. Friends and family are invited to attend the service and share their special stories for Joe's life.
Born in Lone Pine on Dec. 6, 1937, Joe died at the Bishop Care Center on May 22, 2009.
Joe was a life-long resident of Inyo County with many interests, including the history of mining in the area.
He lived his early years at the Reward Mine near Lone Pine, where his father and other family members earned their living. He spent much of his time wandering the deserts, prospecting and enjoying everything this area has to offer.
Joe inherited a love for machine work and machines from his grandfather, "Skeet" Smith, and he worked the majority of his life in that field.
Joe volunteered for the U.S. Army toward the end of the Korean War and ended his service in Germany.
He is survived by his two sons, Dan Bright of Bishop and John Bright of Big Pine; brother, Rod Bright of Rock Springs, Wyo.; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Inyo Register
May 30, 2009 
Big Pine Cemetery
Big Pine
Inyo County
California, USA
Created by: Sharon
Record added: May 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37688020
Joe T. Bright, Jr
Added by: Sharon
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest with the angels Uncle Joe
- TJ McRoberts
 Added: Sep. 7, 2009

- Sharon
 Added: Jun. 1, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service