|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1922|
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 2009|
Mary Lee Wright, 87, died Wednesday, June 3, 2009, in Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge.
Born April 29, 1922, in Harriman, she was a lifelong resident of the area.
A wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and a faithful Christian, she was a member of Emory Heights Missionary Baptist Church, Harriman.
She was preceded in death by mother and father, Willie and Cordia Roberts; her husband, William Henry Wright; son, Donald Wayne Wright Sr.; granddaughter, Tora Phillips; brother, Clarence Roberts; and sisters Alice Patterson and Geneva Cannon
Survivors include sons and daughter-in-law, Brian Wright, Henry "Fuz" Wright and Larry "Shorty" and Kay Wright, all of Harriman, and Steve Wright of Knoxville; daughters and son-in-law, Norma and Billy Smith of Harriman and Janice Simons and Bertie Ensley, both of Virginia Beach, Va.; daughter-in-law, Helen Wright of Wartburg; grandchildren and spouse, Melinda Young and fiancÚ Brian Johnson, Rodney Smith, Bailey Wright, Angela Stiles and Hubert Jr. and Stacie Ensley, all of Harriman, Misty and Brad Luttrell, Wendy and Jody Mioduski, Shane and Rick Phillips and LaShawn Morris, all of Kingston, Jessica Wright and Ashley Wright, both of Knoxville, Wayne and Paula Wright and Eric Wright, all of South Carolina, and JaTayla Whalen of Oak Ridge; great-grandchildren, Brittney Ensley, Hunter Davis, Hayden Davis, Blaine Smith and Dalton Smith, all of Harriman, Amber Luttrell, Brady Luttrell, Brandi Phillips and Will Mioduski, all of Kingston, and Armoni Hicks, Tayauna Hicks, Raniyah Hicks, Amiyah Hicks and Deiontae Hicks, all of Knoxville; brothers, Henry Roberts of Harriman and James "Bud" Roberts of Lenoir City; and sister, Edna Anderson of Nashville.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, June 8, in Kyker Funeral Home, Harriman.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, in Emory Heights Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Wayne Nelson, the Rev. William E. Treadway and the Rev. David Harmon officiating.
Graveside service and burial will be at Roane Memorial Gardens, Rockwood.
The Roane County News 6/12/2009
Norma Jean Smith (1942 - 2012)*
Roane Memorial Gardens
Created by: M G Slade
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
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