Obituary for Virginia Marcell Wright

Virginia Marcell Wright, age 84 of Dublin and formerly of Allisonia passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at Lewis Gale Hospital,Pulaski.

Born June 17, 1934 in Pulaski County, she was the daughter of the late Stuart Perkins Reynolds and Lettie Smith Reynolds. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Leonard Ishmel “Chesterfield” Wright; Son, Eddie Wayne Wright; two sisters, Ellen Marie Reynolds Peak and Lattie Pearl Reynolds Sandrig, and three brothers, Edgar ,Wesley and Estel Reynolds.


Daughter and Son-in-law-

Linda and Wesley Farris- Allisonia

Grandson & wife

Brad and Kerri Wright- Ivanhoe


Jordan, Alexis and Christian Wright

Sister– Roberta Reese- Highpoint, N.C.

Special Daughter-in-law- Gay Whitaker-Christiansburg

Special Nieces and Nephews

Graveside Services will be held Saturday 4:00 p.m., June 1, 2019 at Shiloh Cemetery, Pulaski with a family friend Justin Phillips officiating.

The family would like to thank the staff at Highland Ridge Rehab Center and the staff of Lewis Gale Hospital for their loving care.

In Lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Tribute Program 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.