On August 12, 1956 Shirley married the love of her life Burel L. Wright who preceded her in death on March 14, 2010.
Surviving is a brother James R Bradley (Geneva) of Lowell, a special niece Laura Bradley of Marietta and a special nephew Tim Bradley (Debbie) of Dexter City. Also surviving Shirley is a loving and caring cousin, Cheryl Congelton (Terry) of Marietta and many nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law.
In addition to her parents and husband, Shirley was preceded in death by her only child, J. Jeffery Wright on July 15, 1978.
Funeral services will be held 11 am Tuesday, April 2nd at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with burial in Putnam Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 pm Monday with the family present from 4 to 8. Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.lankfordfh.com.
Memorial contributions may be made in Shirley’s memory to Devola VFD, 1286 Masonic Park Road, Marietta, OH 45750 or the Strecker Cancer Center, PO Box 97, Marietta, OH 45750.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Cawley and Marcia and all of the staff at Strecker Cancer Center for all of the special care they had given to Shirley.