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 Avis <I>England</I> Bright

Avis England Bright

Death 25 Aug 2003 (aged 83)
Burial Campbellsville, Taylor County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 104900424 · View Source
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Father's obit:
Mr. Ira England, Sr., 81, a retired farmer of 410 Ingram Avenue in Campbellsville, son of the late Mr. James Watson England and Mrs. Alice Henninger England, was born in Adair County, April 8, 1898. He died suddenly at 9:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 1979, at the Taylor County Hospital. He had professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He united in marriage to Miss Sular Janes, April 29, 1917. She preceded him in death March 23, 1966. To this union six sons and three daughters were born. Treman England died in infancy. Surviving are: Mr. James England, Mr. Herbert England, Mr. Ira England, Jr., Mr. Raymond England, and Mrs. Mary Katherine Lollar, all of Campbellsville, Mrs. Avis Bright of Campbellsville, Route 2, Mrs. Fannie Hall of Campbellsvile, Route 5, and Mr. Charles England of Campbellsville, Route 3. Besides his children, he is survived by 25 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Ada Compton of Breeding; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church by Rev. Thurman Eaton, Rev. Gene Hall, and Rev. Ray England. Burial was in Brookside Cemetery. Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Chapel was in charge of funeral arrangements. Pallbearers were Doug England, Phillip England, Larry England, David England, Mark Lollar and Alvin Bright. Honorary pallbearers were members of the Senior Citizens Fellowship Club. ~Obituaries of Taylor County, Kentucky, Volume I, compiled by Eunice Montgomery Wright, January 20, 1989, p. 232

Mother's obit:

The News-Journal, March 31, 1966
Mrs. Sular Janes England, 67, of 404 Lowell Avenue in Campbellsville, daughter of the late Mr. Thomas C. Janes and Mrs. Fannie Hayes Janes, was born in Adair County, Kentucky, October 7, 1898. She died suddenly enroute to the Rosary Hospital in Campbellsville at 7:45 a.m., Wednesday, March 23rd. She was a member of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Mrs. England was married to Ira England, April 29, 1917 and to this union six sons and three daughters were born. Treman England preceded his mother in death some forty-three years ago. Surviving are: James England, Herbert England, and Raymond England, all of Campbellsville; Charles England, Route 3; Ira England, Jr., Ottawa, Illinois; Mrs. Linus Bright, Route 3; Mrs. Carl Hall, Route 5; and Mrs. Paul Lollar, Campbellsville. Besides her husband and children, she is also survived by twenty-five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, three brothers and one sister, Melvin Janes, Route 1; Noah Janes and Manuel Janes, both of Louisville; and Mrs. Millard England, Knifley. Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 25, in the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church by Rev. Joe Hampton, Dr. D. L. Druien, and Rev. William R. Beard. Burial was in Brookside Cemetery. Pallbearers were Wayne Kessler, J. B. Crawley, James Tenneyson, James L. Noe, Alfred Blakeman and Tom Hudson.

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  • Created by: Judy Lynn
  • Added: 9 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104900424
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Avis England Bright (20 Oct 1919–25 Aug 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104900424, citing Brookside Cemetery, Campbellsville, Taylor County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Judy Lynn (contributor 47402250) .