Valerie Louise Wright, 65, Mt. Juliet, died Sept. 26.
Wright was a member of Victory Baptist Church. She loved to travel, enjoyed BINGO, but above all she enjoyed her family – especially her grandchildren. Mrs. Wright was the daughter of the late, Leon and Mary Heggie. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Betty and Theresa and her brother, Lonzo.
She is survived by: husband of 30 years, Jim Wright; daughter, Angela Dakhil; sons, Dwayne (Penny) Wright, Christopher Wright and James (Tracy) Simpson; brothers, Charles (Rosemary) Gentry; sisters, Joyce (Ray) Edwards, Lonna Wright and Sandy Frazier; grandchildren, Cooper Wright, Travis Dakhil, Ryan Dakhil, Alex Dakhil, Ariel Simpson and Tyler Simpson; caregiver and special friend, Judy Sullivan.
Funeral services were Monday, Sept. 29, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment followed at Hollis-Wright Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Dwayne Wright, Christopher Wright, Ken Brown, Ray Edwards, John Ham and Larry Lyninger. Honorary pallbearers will be grandsons, Travis, Ryan, Alex, Cooper and Tyler and the Gene Carter Sunday School Class at Victory Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church Building Fund, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122.
Visitation was Sunday and prior to service time Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.