Bright, George a minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church South, was born in Virginia, in 1812. He removed to Georgia when a young man; devoted himself to teaching; received license to preach in 1840, and in 1841 entered the Georgia Conference, in which he occupied many important appointments, laboring without interruption, save one year, first in the Georgia, then in the Missouri, then in the Louisiana, and finally two years in the Florida Conference. He died at Key West, Florida, September 20, 1874. Mr. Bright was an active and faithful minister and pastor. See Minutes of Annual Conferences of the M.E. Church South, 1874, page 40.