Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - LaGrange

1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA


Mrs. Margaret E. Wright

November 13, 1932June 28, 2020

Ms. Margaret Ellen Wright, age 87, of LaGrange, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at West Georgia Hospice.

Ellen was born on November 13, 1932 in LaGrange, GA, daughter of the late Russell Murphy and Sarah Teaver Murphy. She was a lifelong member of Loyd Presbyterian Church, where she was a member of the Molly Darden Circle. Ellen will be truly missed by those who knew her, especially her family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Wright; siblings, Carlton Murphy, Peggy Hill, Barbara Perdue and Frankie Grogan.

Survivors include her daughter, Nancy (Jimbo) Foster; grandson, Zack (Jayme) Ogles; two great-grandchildren, Brody and Lexa Ogles; sister, Mary (Bob) Stewart of Huntsville, AL, along with many nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 10:00am Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Loyd Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Dr. Rick Threadgill officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Loyd Presbyterian Church,

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA


  • James Wright, Husband (deceased)
  • Nancy (Jimbo) Foster, Daughter
  • Zack (Jayme) Ogles, Grandson
  • Brody and Lexa Ogles, Great Grandchildren
  • Mary (Bob) Stewart, Sister
  • Mrs. Wright had many nieces and nephews.

  • Loyd Prebyterian Church


  • Graveside Funeral Service

    Thursday, July 2, 2020


Mrs. Margaret E. Wright

have a memory or condolence to add?

Lisa Julien

June 30, 2020

I will always remember Mrs. Ellen. She was the sweetest lady. My love goes out to Nancy and her family. God Bless you all.

Loraine Crenshaw

June 30, 2020

Please accept my deepest condolences. Sincerely , Loraine Crenshaw (Hospice LaGrange)