Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Judith Elaine Wright

06/03/1948 - 06/27/2019

Judith Elaine Allen Wright, age 71 of Murphy passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019 in the Valley View Care Center and is now in the presence of the Lord rejoicing with her family gone before her.

She was a native and lifetime resident of Cherokee County, NC and the daughter of the late Grady and Louella Killian Allen. Judith was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed singing with her church. She enjoyed shopping, especially buying shoes! Judith loved her family which included her two dogs, Pick and Rockie. She was kindhearted and a true friend to her neighbors.

In addition she was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Mike Wright and one brother, Calvin Allen.

She is survived by two sons, Chris Wright and partner Travis Silvers of Covington, GA and Darryl Wright and wife Shannon of Murphy; one brother, Sam Allen and wife Yvonne of Lawrenceville, GA; two sisters, Jean, ‘Jit’ Cole and husband Jimmy of Buford, GA and Vicki Allen Adams and husband Boyd of Sarasota, FL; four grandchildren, Chandice Rogers, Desiree Sneed, Jessica Schlienz and Gavin Picklesimer; three great grandchildren, Kadence Sneed and Gabriella and Ariana Rogers (and one on the way); and a host of nieces and nephews.

A memorial graveside service will be held at a later date.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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