Updated: Fri 1:30 PM, Oct 12, 2012
Funeral Home: Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel
Mary Louis Young Wright, 93, of Smiths Grove, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green. The Barren County native was the daughter of the late Bernice Young and Ruby Harlan Young. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herschel Wright. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Oakland Baptist Church and Beamers, charter member of the Smiths Grove Homemakers Club, member of Warren East Garden Club and former PTA President at North Warren High School.
Survivors include three daughters, Jo Serena Mansfield (Billy) of Smiths Grove and Linda Sue Johnson (Roy Glenn) and Mary Ellen Clark, both of Texas; two sons, Herschel E. Wright (Diane) of Indiana and Lynn B. Wright (Lori) of Smiths Grove; nine grandchildren, Glenn Ford Johnson (Melinda), Myra Kay Svrcek (Joey), Kim Zetterstrom (Tom), William Edward Johnson (Christine), Herschel Todd Wright (Tracey), Denise Rodriguez (Adolfo), Walter Scott Wright (Sandy), Corey Lee Clark and Andy Ray Wright (Becky); 22 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; two nephews, Frank and Jim Wright; and several cousins.
Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Oakland Baptist Church, with burial in Smiths Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel, and after 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Oakland Baptist Church Building Fund or Forest Park Baptist Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Hardy & Son Funeral Home.