Rains Co. Cemeteries of Tx
Submitted by Elaine Nall Bay
Rains County Leader
January 27, 2004
1924 - 2004
Services for Opal Wright, 79, of Lindale were held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday,
Jan. 21, at Smyrna Church with Rev. Gale Galloway officiating. Burial was in
Smyrna Cemetery under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home of Emory.
Mrs. Wright died January 19 at Hospice of East Texas in Tyler.
She was born April 20, 1924, to Thomas Jefferson and Myrtle Edna Williams
Fleming. She married Clyde Ray Wright on Feb. 14, 1941. She was a homemaker
and a member of Central Baptist Church in Lindale.
Survivors include her husband of Lindale; son, Thomas Wayne Wright and wife
Amy of Bullard; daughter, Barbara Ann Scott and husband Arthur Glen of
Lindale; brother, Willard Fleming of Azel; sister, Linda Perez of South
Carolina; five grandchildren, Sherri Etemad, Glenda Vickers, Carmen Nunn, Toni
Petty and Natalie Wright; and seven great-grandchildren, Michelle Furlow,
Krystal Durrett, Jesse Bowman, Preston Nunn, Timothy Nunn, Kayla Vickers and
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, two sisters, and six
Donations may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler,