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Wanda (Thomason) Wright, 65, of Dewitt passed away April 6, 2014. She was born Aug. 11, 1948, in Hot Springs. Wanda retired after teaching art for 18 years.
Wanda was preceded in death by her father, Barney Thomason.
Wanda is survived by her husband, Phillip Eugene Wright of Dewitt; her mother, Edna Thomason of Houston, Texas; one son, Shawn Sears of Alabama; two daughters, Michele Franklin of Hot Springs, and Kim Damon of Benton; a brother; Donald Thomason of Hot Springs; a sister, Mary Fulton of Houston, Texas; three stepsons, Phillip Ray Wright and Tracy Lynn Wright of Cushing, Okla., and Timothy Paul Wright of Stillwater, OK; 2 step-daughters, Darlene Miller of Drumwright, OK and Marlene Wright of Rogers; 22 grandchildren, plus many other family members and friends who loved Wanda and will miss her always.
Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, at Smith Family Funeral Home, 322 N. Market St. in Benton, officiated by the Rev. Burrell Crabtree and the Rev. James Richard. A memorial reception will follow until 5 p.m.
Online guestbook: www.SmithFamilyCares.com.