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Thelma I. (Eberly) BrightOctober 26, 1925 ~ January 21, 2017 (age 91)
Thelma I. Bright, 91, of Palmyra passed away Saturday, January 21, 2017 in Pleasant View Retirement Community, Manheim.
Born October 26, 1925 in Lebanon, she was the daughter of the late Wallace and Sallie Ann (Blouch) Eberly and was the widow of Ray H. Bright since November 2008.
A clerk at the former J. B. Lee 5 & 10 and W. T. Grant 5 & 10, she was a receptionist at the Palmyra Swimming Pool, owned her own craft shop in Annville and record shop in her home. She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Palmyra.
Surviving are her children Linda Fleck of Palmyra and Ray “Skip” (Roberta “Sissy”) Bright of Palmyra; grandchildren Matthew Wiest, Christopher Fleck, Jolene Bright and Judi Bowman; and great grandchildren Natalie Wiest, Cole Bowman and Hannah Bowman.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, January 26, 2017 at Buse Funeral Home, 145 North Grant Street, Palmyra preceded by a viewing beginning at 10:00 AM. Interment will be in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Palmyra.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1274, Lebanon, PA 17042.