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Obituaries: Melba P. Wright


Melba P. Wright
Melba P. Wright, 88, of Byesville, passed away Thursday( February 20, 2014) at the Red Carpet Health Care Center.

She was born on February 7, 1926 in Byesville, the daughter of the late Paul and Catherine (Waers) Carpenter.

Melba was a homemaker, and worked at Cambridge Glass, and RCA in her earlier years. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, sewing, puzzles, playing cards, and her time with her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Wright, whom she married on July 21, 1951, and passed away on January 14, 2003, a sister, Virginia Wilson, and a great grandson, Jameson Wright.

Melba is survived by two sons, Tom (Cindy) Wright, Cambridge, and Randy (Twila) Wright, Byesville, one daughter, Cathy (Alan) Goddard, Cambridge, one sister, Shirley(Bob) Vance, Cambridge, nine grandchildren, Meladie, Doug, Joe, Jenny, Brandi, Jeremy, Cody, Kyle, and Kayla, five great-grandchildren, Corinne, William, Hailey, Ryan, and Liam, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Calling hours will be held from 11:00am - 1:00pm on Monday at the Black-Epperson Funeral Home in Byesville, with services to follow at 1:00pm with Evangelist Mark Beros officiating.

Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Byesville.

Memorial contributions may be to Hospice of Guernsey, P.O. Box 1165, Cambridge, Ohio 43725.
Monday from 11-1 at Black-Epperson Funeral Home, Byesville
1:00 p.m. Monday @ Black-Epperson Funeral Home, Byesville
Greenwood Cemetery
Black-Epperson Funeral Home - Byesville

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