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Lela Mae Ferguson Bright
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1886
Rusk County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1958
Carlsbad
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA

Lela Mae Ferguson Bright was the mother of Q.G. Bright who was born April 10, 1921 in Trent, Taylor County, Texas and died January 7, 2002 in Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico.

(Ref: CARLSBAD CURRENT-ARGUS, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, dated for Monday, November 24, 1958, front page, reads as follows:
LONG-TIME
RESIDENT
DIES HERE

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday for Mrs. Lela Mae Bright, 72, long-time Carlsbad resident, who died in a local hospital Sunday. She had been ill for several years.

Mrs. Bright moved to Carlsbad in 1929 from Trent, Tex. She was born June 25, 1886 in Rusk, Tex. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Services will be held at the Church of Christ, Fox and Lake, with Everett Hufford officiating. Burial will be at Carlsbad Cemetery. West Funeral Home is in charge.

Mrs. Bright is survived by five sons and seven daughters; Q.G. Bright, A.E. Bright, Hubert Bright, all of Carlsbad; J.T. Bright, New Brunfels, Tex. and Charles H. Bright, Kileen, Tex.; Mrs. W.P. Sensibaugh, Mrs. C.Q. Hulsey, Mrs. Fred Knight, Mrs. Joe Burrus, Mrs. Audra Minnick, all of Carlsbad; Mrs. P.R. Kearley, Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. H.L. Abernathy, Wichita Falls, Tex.,; one brother, Barney Durham, Greenville, Tex., and two sisters, Mrs. Alice McIntire, Palmer, Tex., and Mrs. O.H. Smith, Tyler, Tex. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Quincy Grover Bright (1884 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  Allie Mae Bright Abernathy (1903 - 1978)*
  Alfred E. Bright (1904 - 1970)*
  J T Bright (1906 - 1990)*
  Audra Ann Bright Minnick (1908 - 1982)*
  Lovie Beatrice Bright Kearley (1910 - 1996)*
  Ruby Bright Burrus (1912 - 2003)*
  Hubert Jackson Bright (1914 - 1965)*
  Charles Homer Bright (1916 - 2006)*
  Quincy Grover Bright (1921 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carlsbad Cemetery
Carlsbad
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Betty
Record added: Feb 12, 2011
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Lela Mae <i>Ferguson</i> Bright
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