CORDELE — Elizabeth D. Wright, 78, of Cordele died early Saturday morning, March 21, 2020, at Crisp Regional Nursing and Rehab. Family only graveside funeral services will be at 4 p.m., Monday, March 23, 2020, at Sunnyside Cemetery. There will be no visitation. The service will be live-streamed. You will be able to view on Facebook without having to have an account. The link will also be posted to Mrs. Wright’s page on our web site.
Elizabeth was born in Rebecca, Ga. to the late Henry Durham and the late Irma Calhoun Durham. She was a retired bus driver with the Crisp County School System for 35 years. She was a member of the Third Street Baptist Church and The Daughters of the Confederacy. She enjoyed working puzzle books and loved her great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years: Sheppard S. Wright of Cordele; her children: Shawn Wright and Sandra Smith and her husband Bryan all of Cordele; her grandchildren: David Smith, Crystal Smith, Joseph Smith and Levi Wright; and her great-grandchildren: Shelby Wilson and Noah Wilson.