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Mildred Dorcas Clark Bright
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1907
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 2009
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Born in St Louis to Eddie and Eunice Wade Clark, Mildred was the next to last of six children. She met her husband on a trip to Indiana with her sister, Mary and husband, Elmer Fewell. There she met Elmer's cousin, Walter Edgar Bright. They had a mutual attraction immediately, and after he graduated from college they were married. They lived first in Madison, Indiana, where they had two children. At the beginning of World War II,they moved to Akron, Ohio where he worked for Goodyear Aircraft Company. Goodyear sent them to Arizona in 1943 and when the war ended he returned to his chosen calling, education, as did Mildred. Later they moved to Phoenix. Her teaching career lasted for 37 years.
She passed away July 10, 2009, just a few months short of her 102nd birthday. She was laid to rest on July 15, 2009 which would have been Mildred and Walter's 73rd Anniversary.
She is remembered with great love and admiration as a wonderful wife, mother, and educator. 
 
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 Parents:
  Eddie Clarence Clark (1875 - 1952)
  Eunice Elizabeth Wade Clark (1872 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Edgar Bright (1909 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Clark Fewell (1900 - 1984)*
  William Clarence Clark (1901 - 1991)*
  Mildred Dorcas Clark Bright (1907 - 2009)
  Glynn Edward Clark (1912 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Cerelle Bolon
Record added: Jan 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64382098
Mildred Dorcas <i>Clark</i> Bright
Added by: Cerelle Bolon
 
Mildred Dorcas <i>Clark</i> Bright
Added by: Cerelle Bolon
 
Mildred Dorcas <i>Clark</i> Bright
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- Valenciaღ Asiaღ Angel of Mine 💞
 Added: Feb. 24, 2017
Mother loved pansies, and so, dearest mother..I leave this one for you. I miss you every day and hold you lovingly in my memories.
- Cerelle Bolon
 Added: Jan. 18, 2011
 
 
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