Twyla E. Wright
August 24, 1926 – November 21, 2019
Twyla “Meem” Wright, 93, born in Grant Town, West Virginia on August 24, 1926 and passed away on November 21, 2019 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Twyla graduated from Fairview High School and went on to get her Associates degree in Mental Health Technology at Palm Beach State College. Twyla married Wilbert Wright on November 10, 1945 and together they shared 49 years together. She was first employed with RCA in the Computer Division, Reprographics for 14 years then worked for Pratt and Whitney as an Engineering Aide in Product Support Engineering for 15 years. Twyla was active in the RCA Retirees Club, an avid reader, devoted grandmother, loved traveling and going to the beach to watch the waves. She loved her family greatly and devoted herself to keeping them together.
Twyla is survived by daughters, Trina Wright and Rebecca (Keith) Kelly, daughter in law, Rita Wright, brother, Virgil (Marian) Ice, sister, Sadie Tennant, grandchildren, Ryan and Evan Kelly, Ali Koch, Amanda (Alex) Burns, Jane (Bobby) Moore, Katie Wright, great grandchildren, Robert and Chaz Moore, Autumn and Oliver Kelly-Gavin, nieces, Suzanne Ice, nephews, Tommy and Dwayne Ice, great niece, Catherine (Chris) Johnson and their daughter Audrey.
Twyla is predeceased by parents, Virgil and Mabel, spouse, Wilbert Wright, son, Charles Wright, daughter, Suzanne Wright, brother in law, Bill Tennant, sister, Lera and four brothers.
- Visitation Friday, November 29, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, November 29, 2019
Twyla E. Wright
November 25, 2019
My heart is too full to pick out just one memory of this great lady. I was so lucky to have worked with Twyla for more than 20 years. She always had my back, and I hope I always had hers. She was smart, wise, and very generous, especially with her time and advise. She will remain in my prayers.