- [S16] Obituary.
Chattanooga Times Free Press
22 October 2009
Helen Petty Wright, our loving mother, 83, of Soddy-Daisy, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, October 20, 2009.
Mrs. Wright was born to the late George Petty and Hester Morgan Reno Petty on Oct. 4, 1926. She retired from Oster Manufacturing and was a member of Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Wright; brothers, Carl, Walter and Tom Reno and Montegue Petty; sister, Lucille Hodge.
She is survived by her daughter, Darlene (Jim) Varner; sons, George (Patty) Wright; Don (Gaila) Wright; Ron (Linda) Wright; grandsons, Wade Wright, Travis (Heather) Wright and Casey (Cindy) Varner; great-grandchildren, Eli and Brody Wright, Cameron and Caylee Varner; beloved brother, Grover Petty; and sister, Louise Greene.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2009, in the Legacy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dana Gravett officiating.
Interment will follow in Coleman Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 3-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation Dr. Frederick Gould, Evelyn Nethery and Ginger Swallows and to her caregivers, Lois Jones and Nancy Marquez.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorial contributions to Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church, c/o John Flerl, 487 Highwater Road, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.
Arrangements are by locally owned and operated Legacy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 8911 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy-Daisy.
- [S14] Tennessee State Death Records Index 1949 - 2014, Tennessee Office of Vital Records, (http://register.shelby.tn.us/).
WRIGHT HELEN 10-20-2009 / 83 HAMILTON HAMILTON / TN WIDOW F WHITE 45765
- [S71] Coleman Cemetery Survey, Hamilton County Tennessee Genealogical Society, (www.hctgs.org).
- [S84] Tennessee, Marriage Records, 1780 - 2002, (www.ancestry.com).
Name: Hester Renoe
Spouse: Geo Petty
Marriage Date: 31 Dec 1915
Marriage County: Rhea
Marriage State: Tennessee
- [S137] Hamilton County Tennessee Marriage Records, Hamilton County Clerk's Office, (https://secure2.hamiltontn.gov/CClerk/Marriage_License/PublicScreens/LicenseSearch.aspx).
Date Married: 7/14/1975 Book: 0063 Page: 0482 License: 035246
Marriage Location: HAMILTON COUNTY, TN Ceremony Type: RELIGIOUS
GROOM: HOMER WRIGHT
Address: 913 STERLING AVENUE County:
BRIDE: HELEN F. WRIGHT
Address: RT 1 SODDY, TN County: HAMILTON
Officiant: WINFRED A. PETTY, MINISTER