Theona Bright


Theona Bright, 97, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, June 15, 2014 at her home. She was born Oct. 23, 1916, in Decherd, Tenn., to the late Frank and Dovie May Williams. She worked at Davenport Hosiery Mill for over 22 years. She was a member of Avondale Baptist Church and was presently a member of Lakeview First Baptist Church. Mrs. Bright was preceded in death by her husband, Hurshell Bright; brothers, Kelly Williams, Grady Williams and Alien "Buddy" Williams. Survivors include her daughter, Joyce (Tom) McCloud; brothers, Neal Williams and Pat Williams; grandchildren, Gwyn Petty and Robert McCloud; two great-grandchildren, Rebecca Kidd and Zach Kidd; several nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank Hospice of Lafayette and especially Brenda Mann for all her care. Graveside services will be held 1:30 p.m. today, June 17, at Chattanooga National Cemetery with Rev. Jack Lambert and Rev. Patrick Cooper officiating. Please share your thoughts and memories at Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, East Chapel, 404 S. Moore Road, Chattanooga.

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