Nancy Elizabeth Wright, 74, of Monticello, FL, formerly of Leesburg, GA, died June 27, 2019 at her residence. Graveside funeral services will be held Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at Crown Hill Cemetery. Rev. Steve Kegley will officiate. The family is at the residence of Lori Ann and Cole Walden.
Nancy was born on Feb. 7, 1945 in Tampa, FL to the late William and Dorothy Harris. She grew up in Tampa and graduated from Chamberlain High School. Nancy moved to Leesburg with her late husband James Wright Sr. and family in 1980 and lived there for sixteen years before moving to Monticello, FL in 1996. She was a homemaker, mother and wife. Nancy enjoyed Ceramics, Genealogy and composing Poems. She was preceded in death by her sister, Judy Pelz.
Survivors include her children, Jim (Stacy) Wright of Terrell County, GA, Lieutenant Commander David (Melgin) Wright of Ft. Leavenworth, KS and Lori Ann (Cole) Walden of Lee County, GA, a brother and sister-in-law, Bill (Carlotta) Harris of Riverview, FL, a sister, Betty Ellerbee of Plant City, FL, nine grandchildren, Robert Wright of Columbus, GA, Mary Beth (Blake) Bolt of Vidalia, GA, Dr. Emily (David) Blount of Salt Lake City, UT, Stormy Wright of Terrell County, GA, Gage (Christy) Wright of Pensacola, FL, Joshua (Shelby) Wright and Logan Wright all of Dayton, OH, James Chapman of Riverview, FL and Samuel Chapman of Lee County, GA and three great-grandchildren, Razi, Barrett, and Lillian.
Those desiring may make contributions in memory of Nancy to Shriners Hospitals For Children c/o Hasan Shriners Transportation Fund, Albany, GA, 1822 Palmyra Rd., Albany, GA, 31701.