Official Obituary of

Cheryl Bernadette Wright

May 21, 1953 ~ September 14, 2021 (age 68) 68 Years Old

Cheryl Wright Obituary

Sister Cheryl Bernadette Wright was born on May 21, 1953 in Montgomery, Alabama to the late Louise Hurt Wright and the late Ebenezer Wright, Sr. In his infinite wisdom and compassion, God called his humble servant home to eternal rest the early morning of September 14,2021.

Sister Wright accepted Christ at an early age and kept God ae the head of her life in all things. She was a devoted member of Greater Love Baptist Church in Columbus, GA. She resided in Columbus, GA and Phenix City most of her adult life, in addition to, several years in Cleveland, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Louise Hurt Wright and Ebenezer Wright Sr.; sisters Betty L Buckner, Marie A. Wright and Brenda Hill and brothers Erskine Wright and Meldon Wright.  

Sister Wright was a loving mother, compassionate sister, affectionate grandmother, fun- loving aunt and devoted friend. She attended South Girard High School and completed her high school studies at Central High School, where she played the clarinet as a member of the marching band. Her astute nature and empathy for others led her to attend nursing school at Tuskegee University. She completed her studies at the MTDA program in Columbus, GA becoming a certified LPN in 1976. She often worked as a substitute teacher and received an award for outstanding volunteer services from the Phenix City Head Start Programs during the 1983-1984 school year.

She leaves to cherish her beautiful memories two sons, Kevin Renard Wright and Kerry Tyrone Person; one brother, Ebenezer Wright Jr.; two daughters-in-law, Tesha Wright and Tamiko Stutson; five grandchildren; a devoted cousin, Ralph Abercrombie Jr.; multiple nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends and neighbors.

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September 19, 2021

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
New Generation Memorial Mortuary, LLC
418 So. Seale Road
Phenix City, AL 36869

Graveside Service
September 20, 2021

11:00 AM
Evergreen Memorial Park
4500 St Marys Rd
Columbus, GA 31907


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