Charles “CT” Bright

Published 7:29 pm Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Charles “CT” Bright

Jan. 21, 1951 – March 20, 2015


Charles Templeton “CT” Bright, age 64, a resident of Jonesville, NC and a former resident of Washington, NC died on Friday, March 20th at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, NC.  A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 2nd at 7pm at the Pinetown Church of Christ in Pinetown, NC officiated by Marty Alligood.  The family will receive friends before and after the service.

Mr. Bright was born in Beaufort County on January 21, 1951 son of the late Joseph Arden Bright and the late Etta Belote Bright.  He was a 1970 graduate of Bath High School.  Mr. Bright worked for many years as a welder at both NAACO in Greenville, NC and Flanders Filters in Washington, NC.  He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and gold miner.  He was a member of Zion Episcopal Church of Washington, NC.

Mr. Bright is survived by one brother, Joseph W. Bright, Sr. of Pinetown, one niece, Amanda Bright of Washington, and an uncle and aunt, Charlie Belote and wife Judy of Washington, NC.  He is also survived by multiple cousins and his beloved pet and longtime companion, Pepper.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Carolina Cremations, PO Box 40, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041.