Mary Blanche Bright
Mary Blanche Bright, 67, of Amsterdam passed away Friday morning July 19, 2013, in her home following an extended illness.
Born Dec. 29, 1945, in Amsterdam, she was a daughter of the late Forest and Clarice McKibben Buchanan.
Mary was a member of Amsterdam Community Church of God, where she was a Sunday school teacher for many years.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond Bright; two daughters, Autumn Day of Amsterdam and April (Josh) Borge of Flower Mound, TX; three stepchildren, Holly Grimm of Amsterdam, Raymond (Nikki) Bright of Fairfield, OH, Charles Bright of Mingo Junction; 11 grandchildren; and a great grandson.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Heather, and a brother, Barry Buchanan.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 23 at 11 a.m. in Amsterdam Church of God with Pastor Bob Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Simmons Ridge Cemetery near Amsterdam. Visitation will be Monday from 4-8 p.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam.