Katherine S. Wright
December 31, 1948 – May 14, 2018
Katherine S. Wright, age 69, passed away at home peacefully after a long battle with cancer on Monday, May 14, 2018. Katherine was born on December 31, 1948 in Canton, GA daughter of the late John William Swancey and Laura Glass Freeman. Katherine was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. Her family was her world and she loved to cook for them and spend quality time with them. Katherine is preceded in death by Dave J. Wright; brothers, Jimmy and James William Swancey; step-father, Gordon L. Freeman; step-son, "Little" Dave Wright. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her daughter, Laura A. Cagle; step-children, Ricky Wright, Cathy L. Sheppard; eight-grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; sisters, Judy (Paul) Wulf of Ringold, GA, Lois (Chris) Headlee, Clara (Tom) DuFano, Cindy (Rob) Vickers, all of Cartersville, GA; brothers, Lloyd (Mary) Swancey of Aragon, GA, Johnny (Sandra) Swancey and Michael Freeman, all of Cartersville, GA, Howard (Tabitha) Freeman of Austell, GA; a number of nieces, nephews and cousins still survive. A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at three o'clock in the afternoon on Friday, the 18th of May, 2018 in the chapel of Owen Funeral Home with Rev. Bobby Gayton officiating. Interment will immediately follow in Oak Hill Cemetery, Rydal, GA. Serving as pallbearers are Lloyd and Johnny Swancey, Mike and Howard Freeman, Alan Shelnutt and Lonnie "Pee Wee" Phillips. Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from six o'clock in the evening until eight on Thursday, the 17th of May, 2018 at Owen Funeral Home. Flowers are accepted or you may send memorial donations to the American Cancer Society. Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to post tributes and sign the on-line register. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.
- Visitation Thursday, May 17, 2018
- Funeral Service Friday, May 18, 2018
Katherine S. Wright
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