Mary Ella <I>Moody</I> Wright

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Mary Ella Moody Wright

  • Birth 12 May 1908 Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
  • Death 22 Mar 1968 Petersburg, Petersburg City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Hopewell, Hopewell City, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 71364828

Mrs. Mary E. Wright - PETERSBURG- Mrs. Mary Ella Wright, 59, of 405 Hannon St. died early Friday morning at Petersburg General Hospital following a period of declining health.

She was born May 12, 1908, in Baltimore, Md. and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George C. Moody. She had resided in Petersburg for the past 15 years, moving here in 1953 from Hopewell, where she had made her home since 1928.

Mrs. Wright retired from Brown and Williamson Tobacco Co. in 1961. She held membership in Blandford Methodist Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Leah E. Belton of Petersburg; one brother, Harry C. Moody of Petersburg; a sister, Miss Emily A. Moody of Lynchburg, and two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, in the chapel of the Gould Funeral Home, Petersburg. Burial will be in Appomattox Cemetery at Hopewell.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Gould Funeral Home, Petersburg.





  • Created by: Heather Fillmore
  • Added: 14 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71364828
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Ella Moody Wright (12 May 1908–22 Mar 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71364828, citing Appomattox Cemetery, Hopewell, Hopewell City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Heather Fillmore (contributor 47024573) .