Ridout's Gardendale Chapel

2029 Decatur Highway, Gardendale, AL


Elizabeth A. Wright

Born November 8, 1913

Born 11-8-1913, passed away peacefully in her sleep on 1/11/2013. She was preceded in death by 2 husbands: Ray A. Bishop and Guy E. Wright; her infant son, Billy Ray Bishop; mother, Emma Shaw; father, Joseph Shaw; brother, Charlie Shaw; sister, Dorothy Maxwell; great grandson, Chad Hall; and nephew, Roddy Maxwell. BeBe is survived by 2 daughters; Betty R. Davis of Gardendale, and Norma Hall of Clay; 4 grandchildren: Brenda Hasty of Gardendale, Mike Hall (Susan) of Clay, Bill Hall of Clay, and Jeff Hall (Donna) of Clay; 10 great grandchildren; 14 great-great grandchildren; and 1 great-great-great granddaughter. She loved dancing, spending time with family and friends. BeBe lived a full, happy life; and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Visitation will be held at Ridout’s Gardendale Chapel on Monday, 1/14/2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm; with funeral services beginning at 1:00 PM. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery.


  • Visitation Monday, January 14, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, January 14, 2013


Elizabeth A. Wright

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Cherie Knight Jones

December 9, 2013

I can hardly remember her but I am so sorry to hear of her passing. I am searching for her daughter Betty.
With love from Sam Knight's daughter, Cherie Lynn Knight Jones