(ROANOKE) The funeral for Barbara Wright, 65, will be Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Roanoke. Burial will follow at Rock Mills Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.
Ms. Wright, 65, a former resident of Luckie Street, Roanoke, died Saturday evening, Aug. 24, at Ahava Health Care of Alabaster following an extended illness.
Ms. Wright was born Feb. 12, 1954, to the late Rufus and Rosie Wright in Randolph County. She was a lifelong member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church. Barbara attended schools in Randolph County. In later years, she went to Ahava Health Care of Alabaster, where she enjoyed shopping, watching television and listening to music.
She is survived by a special cousin, James Parker Jr. (Patricia); two aunts, Dorothy Parker and Mamie Hines, both of Roanoke; and a host of relatives and friends.
Clark Memorial Funeral Service, Roanoke.