Zula J. Wright

March 3, 1931January 21, 2019

Zula Jean Wright, 87, passed away on January 21, 2019. Zula was born on March 3, 1931 in East Prairie, Missouri to Bob and Mildred (Hopkins) Caldwell. Zula was an artistic women who loved crocheting, sewing, paint-by-number, and decorating wedding cakes. In her younger years, she was an avid gardener and sold Avon products. She also loved western dancing and country music. Zula worked for 10 + years at the Norman Regional Hospital. After retirement, she enjoyed a slower paced life of watching the Hallmark Channel, The Young and the Restless soap opera, and going to the Thunderbird Casino. Zula was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 46 years, Earnie L. Wright; and granddaughter, Candi Wright. Survivors include her children, Ronald Wright and wife Virginia, Mark Wright and wife Terri, Judy Norton and husband Melvin, Sharon Baggett and husband William, and Dan Wright and fiance Darlene; grandchildren, Christina Hughes, Justin Baggett, Danielle Baggett, Amy Coleman Rachel Wright, Joseph Wright, Mary Rodgers, Shaun Wallace, Brian Wallace, and Jesse Wallace; and numerous other family members and friends who will miss her dearly. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Arlington Memory Gardens Mausoleum with interment to follow.


  • Mildred Caldwell, Mother
  • Bob Caldwell, Father
  • Earnie L. Wright, Husband
  • Ronald Wright and wife, Virginia, Son
  • Mark Wright and wife, Terri, Son
  • Judy Norton and husband, Melvin, Daughter
  • Sharon Baggett and husband, William, Daughter
  • Dan Wright and wife, Darlene, Son
  • Christina Hughes, Granddaughter
  • Justin Baggett, Grandson
  • Danielle Baggett, Granddaughter
  • Amy Coleman, Granddaughter
  • Rachel Wright, Granddaughter
  • Joseph Wright, Grandson
  • Mary Rodgers, Granddaughter
  • Shaun Wallace, Grandson
  • Brian Wallace, Grandson
  • Jesse Wallace, Grandson
  • Candi Wright, Granddaughter


  • Visitation Wednesday, January 23, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, January 24, 2019

Zula J. Wright

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