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Wanda Wright

Thursday, September 30, 2004

EAST PRAIRIE - Wanda Louise Wright, 67, died at 2:25 a.m. Sept. 29, 2004, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

Born June 6, 1936, in Mississippi County, daughter of the late Leslie and Flora Swinney Northern, she lived in Mississippi County most of her life and was of the Baptist belief.

In 1953, she married Harley Leo Wright who preceded her in death on July 22, 1979.

Survivors include: one son, Stephen Wright of Wyatt; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Wanda and Milas Wallace of Dorena and Connie Wright and Karen and Jackie Ditto of East Prairie; one stepson, Mark Moore of Sikeston; one sister, Linda Heppe of Charleston; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Kenneth Moore of East Prairie.

Three brothers and one sister also preceded her in death.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Jerry Adams of Sikeston will officiate.

Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery near Charleston.

Pallbearers will be: Aaron Wallace, Eric Humphrey, Johnny Owens, Danny Cobb, Jackie Ditto and Jimmy Pirtle.