|Death: ||Jul. 24, 1924|
Daily Local News, West Chester, Pa
July 25, 1924
Elsie Cornelia Wright
After many weeks of patiently-borne suffering, Elsie Wright passed on Thursday, the 24th of July, in her 24th year.
She was the only daughter of William and Sarah Wright, and was born in West Grove. While still a very young child, she was taken into the family of Dr. William Betts, where she found a happy home until she grew into womenhood, receiving every kindness and care.
About five years ago she came to West Chester and has made her home with her mother since that time, showing herself an affectionate and dutiful daughter in her second home, where she will be sadly missed.
Elsie was a girl of a retiring and admirable disposition, and a gentle and loveable nature. She was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Chruch, and also of the Girl's Friendship Society. Her patience and cheerful courage endeared her to all who knew her, and she leaves behind her only sweet and tender memories.
She is survived by her mother and two brothers, Clifford and William Wright, the later a graduate of Girard College.
WRIGHT- In West Chester, on July 24th, Elsie,daughter of Sarah and the late William Wright, in the 24th year of her age.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral without further notice from her late residence 211 Sharpless Street, on Sunday, the 27th inst. Meet at the house at 1 o'clock p.m., standard time. Interment at New London. Remains can be seen Saturday evening.
July 28, 1924
Yesterday, the funeral of Elsie Cornelia, a daughter of William and Sarah Wright, took place from her home in this place, services being conducted by Rev. Mr. Ninde, of the Methodist Episcopal Church of West Chester, who spoke appropriately of the life of the yount woman who died at the Chester County Hospital, on Thursday, last.
The interment was made at New London and was attended by a number of relatives and friends.
William A Wright (1868 - 1906)
Sarah E Pierce Wright (1871 - 1951)
Clifford J Wright (1896 - 1970)*
Warren Wright (1898 - 1952)*
Elsie Cornelia Wright (1900 - 1924)
Walter Ralph Wright (1902 - 1974)*
William A Wright (1906 - 1995)*
New London Methodist Church Cemetery
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