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 Lillie Viola <I>Martin</I> Wright

Lillie Viola Martin Wright

Olla, La Salle Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 11 May 1972 (aged 73)
Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Grayson, Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 62719714 · View Source
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TALLULAH — Funeral services for Mrs. Lillie V. Wright, 73, of Tallulah, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Newellton United Pentecostal Church with the Rev. H. B. Haygood officiating.

Burial will be in Welcome Home Cemetery at 2 p.m. at Grayson under the direction of Crothers Funeral Home here.

Mrs. Wright died Thursday at a Vicksburg, Miss., hospital after a short illness. A native of Olla, she had lived in Tensas Parish for 35 years and was a member of the Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Fred H. Wright of Newellton and Huey L. Wright of Houston, Tex.; five daughters, Mrs. Paul R. Graves of Newellton, Mrs. Roy A. Hodges of Natchez, Miss., Mrs. Johnny Nicholas of Tallulah, Mrs. James Shipp and Mrs. Troy Curry, both of Houston; four brothers, W. R. Martin, Lee Martin, both of Manifest, Thomas Mitchell of Harrisonburg and Hinton Mitchell of Pollock; two sisters, Mrs. Lola Payton and Mrs. J. D. Hall, both of Natchez; 36 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Black, Victor Mathison, Paul Secrest, Harrison Arnold Jr., Charles Payne and Melvin Byrd.

Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Friday, May 12, 1972




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