Hyrom Haden Bright

Cumberland Presbyterian Minister

1886 - 1966

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Rev. H. H. Bright, 79, a minister of Cullman Presbytery, died April 15. He had served his ministry at churches in Cullman Presbytery. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ina Bright, five children, fourteen grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. Six brother and three sisters also survive.

The funeral was help at the Moss Chapel church, Cullman, Ala., with Rev. Ray Edwards, Birmingham, officiating, assisted by Rev. E. W. Weathersby of Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee. Burial was in Edison Chapel Cemetery with a Masonic ceremony.

Rev. Bright was one of four sons of the late Rev. J. N. Bright who are ministers in the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He was ordained in 1929 and most of his work was in the Cullman Presbytery. He organized the New Home church, Baldwin Chapel, and Green's Chapel and served the Aldersprings church. At the time of his death he was supply pastor of the Mt. Pisgah church.

[Source: The Cumberland Presbyterian, May 10, 1966, page 3]

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