Bertha Wright, 80, formerly of Marvell, died on Oct. 28, 2013 at Fenton Extended Care, Fenton, Mich.
Bertha Wright, 80, formerly of Marvell, died on Oct. 28, 2013 at Fenton Extended Care, Fenton, Mich. Bertha was born Nov. 23, 1932 in Turner to Mary Cannon and Robert Wright. Bertha is preceded in death by her parents, Mary Cannon and Robert Wright, two sons, Alfred Wright and Billy Wright, a brother, Jessie Wilborn, and a sister, Jesse Mae Ford. Bertha leaves to cherish her memory, two sons, Enis Wright of Flint, Mich., and Melvin Wright of Franklin, Va.; four daughters, Loistene Fergurson of Flint, Shirley Wright (Reginald) Gatewood of Austin, Texas, Anna Wright (Gregory) Davis of Marvell and Tammy Wright (Grover) Rowan of Little Rock; a brother, Louis Wilborn of Flint, and a sister, Novella Miller of Flint; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Funeral services will be 11 a. m. on Monday, Nov. 4, at St. Matthews M. B. Church, Highway 49, Marvell. Rev. Harvey Gates will officiate. Burial will be in Israel Chapel Cemetery, Connors Point. Family and friends may sign the guestbook at: http://www.brownshomeforfuneralsinc.com/.