ADA — Kathleen “Katie” Wright, 84, died on Thursday, June 26, 2014,
at 3:30 a.m., at Shawnee Manor, Lima. She was born on Oct. 27, 1929, in
Floyd County, Kentucky, to Willie and Sarah (Puckett) Wright and they
preceded her in death.
Kathleen worked at the Ada Kroger Store
and later the Marion Kroger Store. She attended Lonesome Valley United
Baptist Church, of Alger, and McGuffey High School. Katie loved to bake,
crotchet and work crossword puzzles.
Surviving are a sister,
Iretta Wright, of Ada; six nieces, Judy F. Prater, of Ada, Helen (Ralph)
Frisby, of Sevierville, Tennessee, Sharron (Edd) Campbell, of
Prestonsburg, Kentucky, Lori (Tom) Bond, of Las Vegas, Nevada, Sharlene
Biddinger, of Biloxi, Mississippi, and Peggy S. Prater, of Louisville,
Kentucky; and a nephew, Phillip R. Ramey, of Mt. Home, Alaska.
was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruby Prater and Marie Biddinger;
three infant brothers, Donald, Paul and Silas Wright; and a niece Martha
Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., on Saturday,
June 28, 2014, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, with Elder Ellis Smith
and Carl Puckett officiating. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery,
Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m., on Friday, June 27, 2014,
at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, and until time of service on Saturday
at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to Shawnee Manor Activity Fund, Lima.
Condolences may be expressed at www.hansonneely.com.