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Lona Mae Wright Nelms
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1923
Graham
Young County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 2008

Lona M. Wright Nelms, 85, passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008.
Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Lona was born Sept. 13, 1923, in Graham to Martha Augustus and Isaac Marvin Wright. She was a longtime member of Shady Oaks Baptist Church. Lona loved and cherished four generations of grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lona Nan Thompson, in 1985.
Survivors: Husband of 57 years, Rex O. Nelms of Hurst; sons, Nelson Johnson and wife, Sharon, of Fort Worth, Marvin Emmitt Nelms of Hurst; brother, Tommy Wright of Providence, Ky.; grandchildren, Robbie Thompson, Theresa Camfield, Chris Johnson, Jamie Nelms, Mason Nelms, Melissa Nelms, Jared Harrison; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-granchildren.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 12/29/2008 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Marvin Wright (1870 - 1939)
  Martha Augusta Palmore Wright (1892 - 1987)
 
 Spouse:
  Rex O. Nelms (1926 - 2009)*
 
 Children:
  Orland Nelson Johnson (1946 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lydia Ann Wright Knight (1896 - 1977)**
  James Jodie Wright (1900 - 1941)**
  Martha Ella Wright Snethen (1906 - 1963)**
  Robert "Dick" Wright (1908 - 1993)**
  Etta Mae Wright Wright (1911 - 1991)**
  Elma Bessie Wright Vaughn (1913 - 1980)**
  Lula Florence Wright (1920 - 1934)*
  Norma Lucile Wright Kilgore (1921 - 2001)*
  Norma Lucile Wright Kilgore (1921 - 2001)*
  Lona Mae Wright Nelms (1923 - 2008)
  Isaac Marvin Wright (1925 - 1992)*
  John Allen Wright (1926 - 1927)*
  Dewitt Clinton Wright (1928 - 2007)*
  Christopher Columbus Wright (1930 - 1996)*
  Thomas Jefferson Wright (1932 - 2010)*
  Charles Wesley Wright (1935 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Dec 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32471948
Lona Mae <i>Wright</i> Nelms
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