Irene Bright 1923-2020

YOUNGSTOWN — Mrs. Irene Bright, 96, departed this life Friday, March 20, 2020, at Continuing Health Care in Niles.

Mrs. Bright was born Nov. 4, 1923, in Columbus, Ga., a daughter of Willie and Evelyn Robertson Tomlin.

She was a homemaker and loved being with her family. She loved bingo, doing puzzles and polishing her fingernails.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews, including James White, who was her caretaker, Clarence and Curtis White, Odessa Livas, Rebecca White, Ronald Tomlin Jr., Deborah, Sabrina and Penny, Harold Tomlin and Margaret Tomlin.

Besides her husband, William; and her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Lily White and Geraldine Moore; two brothers, Oliver and Russell Tomlin; and two nephews, Lawrence and Ronald Edward Tomlin Sr.

Private services will be held for the family only.

Arrangements handled by L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.

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