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Berry Highland West

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Helen Mae Wright

December 6, 1944October 6, 2020
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Helen Wright, age 75 of Lenoir City, went home to be with the Lord surrounded by family on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church, Lenoir City, where she served using her musical talents for 45 years.

She is preceded in death by parents, John and Katherine Housley and sisters, Nora Housley and Wanda Butler.

Survived by husband of 58 years, Carl Wright; sons, Mark Wright, Johnny (Tara) Wright; daughter, Kim (Mike) Lovelace; grandchildren, Amber McLean, Steven Lovelace, Corey, Carley, Cody and Kelley Wright; great-grandchildren, Eli and Riley Wright, Banner and Rainey McLean and one on the way in March; brothers, John, Harry and Terry Housley; sisters, Mary Seay, Diane Harris, Debbie Hickman, Cynthia Rogers and Carla Wiggins. The family would like to thank Kristie Day, Rachel Wattenbarger and Amedisys Hospice (Jess) for their excellent care.

Friends are invited to drop by Berry Highland West Funeral Home, 9913 Sherrill Blvd., Knoxville, Thursday, October 8, 2020 between the hours of 2:00pm-5:00pm. Family and Friends will meet at Lakeview Memorial Cemetery, Lenoir City, Friday, October 9, 2020 for an 11:00am Graveside Service officiated by Pastor Jeff Waldrop. Facemasks will be required for those in attendance. The family invites friends to share fond memories and sign the online guestbook at www.berryhighlandwest.com.

Services

  • Call of Convenience

    Thursday, October 8, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Friday, October 9, 2020

Memories

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Sandy Johnson Brown

October 8, 2020

So sorry for your loss. I've known all the Housley sisters for many years and have many fond memories of Helen.

FREDDIE WALKER

October 8, 2020

WILL MISS MISS HELEN ,SHE ENJOYED PLAYING THE ORGAN IN CHURCH, MAY GOD BLESS THE FAMILY.

Dan & Edith Foutch

October 8, 2020

Carl and family, we are so sorry to hear of the loss of your precious Helen. She was a lovely person and will be greatly missed.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We pray God will comfort your hearts. We will be in touch.

Larry & Lesly Brown

October 8, 2020

We were sorry to learn of Helen’s passing from her Earthly Life. We are praying for strength and comfort for each of you now and in the days ahead.

Barbara Touchton

October 8, 2020

So sorry to hear of the passing of Helen. Sending Prayers to the entire Family during this most difficult time.

Karen Yates

October 8, 2020

Helen was a really sweet lady. Just want the family to know I will be working and want be able to attend, but will be thinking about you all. ❤️🙏

Rachal Sorrows

October 7, 2020

Helen was such a sweet lady. I am very thankful for getting to be a part of her life even if it was for just a short time.

Lori McKinney

October 7, 2020

What a blessing to know this precious lady. Wish I could have known her before her sickness. Such a wonderful family. So very sorry for your loss. Much love and God bless each of you. Thinking of you Carl and praying for you!

David McGinnis

October 7, 2020

great lady and family, so sorry for your loss.. thoughts and prayers to you all..

Molly Drake

October 7, 2020

What a beautiful lovely lady always kind. She will be missed by all who knew her. I remember her and some of the family singing almost home time at Grace Baptist. She is home now with her heavenly father. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

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