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Obituary: Bonnie Lee Everett Wright

Bonnie Lee Everett Wright, 86, of Rosie, departed this life on November 21, 2021. She was born in Monette, Arkansas on May 14, 1935, to J. M. Everett and Wretha Kackley Everett.

She and Leo Wayne Wright were married in Melbourne, Arkansas on December 6, 1952. They celebrated over sixty-eight years of marriage.

Bonnie worked at White Rogers and Sweden Crème for several years. During her working years, she was a homemaker who loved to make gifts or have a treat for her grandchildren. She enjoyed people and conversing with them. She loved visiting her family.

She was a member of Rosie Baptist Church and often would help in the church nursery.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Donnie Trent.

She is survived by her husband, Leo Wayne Wright; her sons, Mitch Wright (Pam) of Batesville, and Tracy Wright of St. Louis, Missouri; brothers, Phillip Everett (Darlene) of Sulphur Rock, and Jesse Everett (Faye) of Batesville; brother-in-law, Howard Trent, of Little Rock; a sister Beverly Whittington ( Paul) of Tull, Arkansas; grandchildren, Josh Wright (Denise), Chris Kent, and Keara Beth Wright; ten great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, and friends.

A Funeral Service will be Saturday, November 27, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Rosie Baptist Church with Bro. Ferral Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery in Batesville.

Visitation will begin at 12:00 p.m. and continue until service time.

Pallbearers will be Jim Woods, L. J. Silas, Virgil Miller, R. J. Woolard, and Jason Whittington.

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