Dec 31 2016
- Betty Joe Wright, 78, passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was born January 8, 1938 in Bertram, TX to the late John & Josephine Nash. Betty had lived most of her life in Jacksonville, was a member of Pecan Park Baptist Church, loved gardening and will be dearly missed. She was predeceased by her husband of 50+ years, Melvin Wright; son, Gary Wright; brothers, Jimmy Nash, WC Nash, Jerry Nash; sister in law, Azile Nash. Survivors include her brother, Larry Nash, Sr. (Bobbie); sister in laws, Martha Nash, Sandra Nash; granddaughter, Nicoal Wright; great grandchildren, Katlynn, Brittany, Evan; numerous other family and friends. Ms. Wright will be cremated and a celebration of her life will be held Thursday, January 5 at 6pm in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218 with Pastor John Kasper, Sr. officiating. 714-1110.