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Nettie Frances Bright Spence
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Birth: May 21, 1900
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1983
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA

Nettie Frances Bright was the daughter of Junius Washington Bright and his wife, Georgia A. Mansfield. She married Charlie Haywood Spence on August 11, 1920 in what was then Princess Anne County, Virginia (now Virginia Beach city).

New information added June 16, 2012:
Princess Anne County, Virginia marriage records show the following -
"Married August 11, 1920 - Charles Haywood Spence, single, and Nettie Frances Bright, single - Charles Haywood Spence, age 24, born in Tyrell County, North Carolina and residing in Back Bay [Princess Anne County], Virginia, occupation Farmer, son of W.D. Spence and his wife, Emma - Nettie Frances Bright, age 20, born in Princess Anne County, Virginia and residing in Back Bay [Princess Anne County], Virginia, daughter of J.W. Bright and his wife, Georgeanna"

excerpt from Obituary (provided by FindAGrave member "Dottie"):
"She had retired as a schoolteacher and a licensed practical nurse. She is survived by her daughter, Bessanna S. Brumley of Virginia Beach; sons, Dan T. Spence of Virginia Beach and Hunter N. Spence of Hamden, Conn.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren."
[NOTE: additional info from "Dottie":
"I know she gave piano lessons in the early 50s."] 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Junius Washington Bright (1848 - 1933)
  Georgiana A. Mansfield Bright (1863 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Haywood Spence (1896 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Bessanna Bright Spence Brumley (1924 - 2005)*
  Daniel Trammell Spence (1930 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Oswald Early Bright (1874 - 1949)**
  Lillian L. Bright Williams (1876 - 1947)**
  Edith May Bright Etheridge (1885 - 1964)*
  Garland Isaac Bright (1888 - 1957)*
  Nettie Frances Bright Spence (1900 - 1983)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Bayville
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Plot: in graveyard behind church, row 3
 
Created by: JoAnn
Record added: Aug 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21027147
Nettie Frances <i>Bright</i> Spence
Added by: JoAnn
 
Nettie Frances <i>Bright</i> Spence
Added by: JoAnn
 
Nettie Frances <i>Bright</i> Spence
Added by: JoAnn
 
 
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