Carol A. Bright

August 16, 1948 ~ August 17, 2019 (age 71)



Carol A. Bright 71, Rochester, Indiana, passed away at 10:55 P.M. Saturday August 17, 2019 at her residence.

She was born on August 16, 1948 in Rochester, Indiana, the daughter of Fred R. and Rosemary (Holloway) McGlothin. On February 24, 1968 in Rochester, Indiana, she married Michael D. Bright and he survives.

Mrs. Bright had worked at the former Hart, Schaffner and Marx,Rochester, Heckman Bindery, North Manchester, Indiana and retired from Topps Safety Apparel in Rochester. Early in her life she attended Grace United Methodist Church and was currently attending Mill Creek Missionary Church. She had been a member of the Eagles Auxiliary, enjoyed making and decorating cakes, making Afghans, motorcycle rides, loved to cook and enjoyed going garage sale shopping on Saturday mornings.

Survivors include her husband, Michael D. Bright, Rochester, Indiana, son, Brian and wife Jenifer Bright, Rochester, Indiana, daughter, Heather and husband Herman Medina, Rochester, Indiana, grandchildren, Chase Bright, Chandler Bright and Caitlynn Miller, all of Rochester, Indiana, Hayley Bright, Rochester, Indiana, and Michael Bright, Pensacola, Florida, great grandchildren, Melanie Bright, Rochester, Indiana, Jaxson Bright and Travis Bright, both of Pensacola, Florida, sisters, Connie Mitchell, Diane and husband Robert “Bob” McGriff, Brenda and husband Donn Kale, all of Rochester, Indiana, brothers, Fred A. McGlothin and Jimmy and wife Kim McGlothin, both of Rochester, Indiana, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, John Ray McGlothin.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday August 21, 2019 at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana. Friends may call from 4-7 P.M. Tuesday and one hour prior to service Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rochester, Indiana. Online condolences may be expressed at

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August 20, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home
1101 Jefferson Street
Rochester, IN 46975

Funeral Service
August 21, 2019

10:00 AM
Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home
1101 Jefferson Street
Rochester, IN 46975

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