AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Wednesday, September 12, 2007, Frankie Loretta Wright, 89, wife of the late Merritt Elbert Wright of Augusta, GA. Mrs. Wright was a native of Leah, GA and had lived in the Augusta area for all of her life. She was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Minnie Story. Mrs. Wright was a homemaker and devoted wife and mother. She was a member of the Pierce Memorial United Methodist Church. Preceding her in death in addition to her husband include her sons, Franklin Wright, Ronald Wright and Daniel Wright. Survivors include her daughter, Vanderlyn W. King and her husband Keith of Reno, NA; six grandchildren, Renee Wright, Rhonda, Tammy, Tonya, Pam Jones, Paul King; eight great-grandchildren and two sisters, Doris Taylor of Augusta, GA and Ellie Phail of Beech Island, SC. Graveside Services will be conducted Monday, September 17, 2007 at 12:00 Noon at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Rev. Francis Ford and Rev. Robert Hoeller officiating. If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Suite F-104, Augusta, GA 30904. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Road, Augusta, GA 30907. 706-364-8484.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 16, 2007