Obituaries Sally S. Bright

Sally S. Bright, a resident of Sulphur, OK, was born on April 17, 1945 in Arlington, Ohio to Maxine (Toornman) Rossman and Gerald Rossman. She passed away in Sulphur, OK on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at the age of 73 years.

She grew up in Durant, where she graduated from Durant High School. Sally was a graduate of South Eastern University in Durant.

Sally was married to JB “Sonny” Bright on June 22, 1968 in Durant, OK and they spent their lives together until he preceded her in death on May 28, 2016. She taught 3rd grade at Sulphur Elementary School for 25 years before retiring. She also tutored several foreign students. Sally volunteered at Ardmore Mercy Hospital for about 4 years and the Arbuckle Memorial Hospital for 3 years.

She was a member of the Sulphur United Methodist Church.

In addition to her husband JB “Sonny” Bright, she was also preceded in death by her parents Gerald and Maxine (Toornman) Rossman, in laws Jack and Dovie (Marley) Bright , and a sister Sandra Rossman Owens, Sister in law Edith Bright Wright and husband Monte, and Brother in law Gayle R. Bright.

She is survived by her daughter Lori L. Bright, Daughter by heart Carrisa Kohn, a grand dog Vivianne Rose, Sister in law Margaret Bright Goats and husband Dale, Niece Robyn Owens Ramsey and husband Rolland, nephew Bobby Owens, Niece Kathy Wright Twyford and husband Larry, Nephew Kent Goats and wife Donna, Niece Kelli Goats Hodges and husband Steve, Nephew Mark Goats and wife Janet, and several loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at the Sulphur United Methodist Church at 10:30 a.m. officiated by Pastor Jim Shepherd and Rev. Billy Staggs. Burial followed at Oaklawn Cemetery in Sulphur, OK officiated by Pastor Brandon Twyford.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Sulphur Foundation for Excellence/P.O. Box 401/Sulphur, OK 73086 in Education or the Sulphur United Methodist Church/2022 West 14th Street/Sulphur, OK 73086.

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