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 Lillie Ellen <I>Gunter</I> Wright

Lillie Ellen Gunter Wright

Vesta, Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Death 30 Apr 1991 (aged 86)
Burial Nimitz, Summers County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 92762893 · View Source
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Mrs. Lillie Ellen Wright, 86, died Tues. Apr. 30, in a Beckley hospital following a long illness.

Born July 6, 1904, in Vesta, Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles Lee and Julia E. Hall Gunter.

Mrs. Wright had lived most of her life in Summers County. She was a homemaker and member of the Zion Primitive Baptist Church of Beckley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Robert Wright in 1961; a son, Jennings Wright in 1939; a sister Mrs. Herbert Bragg and two brothers, John L. and Edgar Gunter.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Dovey Bennett of Jumping Branch, whom she resided with for the past six years and Mrs. Arnold (Doris) Stickler of Pineville; three sons, Robert L. Wright of Princeton, Richard L. Wright of Spotsylvania, Va., and Billy K. Wright of Durham, N.C.; a brother, J.T. Gunter of Lockbridge, a sister, Nannie Vandall of Hinton; 21 grandchildren, and 24 great grandchildren.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Fri. May 2 at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel, Hinton, with the Revs. Darrell Wood and Reno Richmond officiating. Burial followed in the Crews Cemetery, Nimitz.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lillie Ellen Gunter Wright (6 Jul 1904–30 Apr 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92762893, citing Lilly-Crews Cemetery, Nimitz, Summers County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Brittany Wykle (contributor 47346709) .