Freida L. Bright

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Freida L. Bright, 87, of Manila, passed from this life Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at her residence. Born in Parma, Mo., to Hyson and Bertha Hodge O'Neal, she was a homemaker and a member of the Manila United Methodist Church. Freida enjoyed playing cards, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Bright; son, David Bright; one brother, Leon O'Neal, and two sisters, Ernestine and Ethelene Buck.

Mrs. Bright is survived by her children, Steve Bright and wife Karla of Blytheville, and Dixie Peeler and husband Scott of Salt Lake City, Utah; sister, Vernell Green of Blytheville; brothers, Bonard O'Neal of Conroe, Texas, and Bob O'Neal and wife Katherine of Blytheville; and grandchildren, Zachary Peeler, Jordan Peeler, Charlie Bright and Josh Morris.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16, in Cobb Funeral Home Chapel in Blytheville. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30 till service time Friday at Cobb Funeral Home.

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