- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 12 Mar 2002.
Vonda Bright, age 67, of Newport, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2002 at Baptist Hospital of Cocke County.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Bertie Fowler; brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Leona Fowler.
She is survived by her husband, Ed Bright, of Newport; daughters and sons-in-law: Janie and Dennis Gilland, of Long View, TX; Mitzi and Anthony Seay, of Powell; step-children: Betty Bruce, Billy Bright, Bobby and Junior Bright; brothers and sisters-in-law: H.B. and Barbara Fowler, of Cosby; Jimmy and Pam Fowler, of Newport; brother, Wade Fowler, of Cosby; sister and brother-in-law, Bobbie Jo and J.W. Valentine, of Cosby; grandchildren: Melanie Daniel, of Long View, TX; Kevin Gilland, of Denver, CO; Brandon Ball, of Powell, TN; Hunter Seay, of Powell, TN; great-granddaughter, Katelyn Daniel, of Long View, TX; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2002 at Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Billy Ball officiating, with burial 10 a.m. Thursday in Union Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Manes Funeral Home prior to the funeral.
Manes Funeral Home in charge.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 261-56-4957.
issued in Florida, last residence Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee