Mary Ruth Wright


May 12, 1927 - July 31, 2022

Mary Ruth Wright, 95, of Oakman, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at Ridgeview Health Services.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, at 1 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel.  Burial will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.  Randy Clark will officiate.

Mrs. Wright was preceded in death by her father, Wesley Myers; mother, Virgie Rutledge Myers; husband, Clifford Wright; sisters, Lilly Moon, Ellen Nix, Gertrude Staggs, Sara Gray and Ann Morris; and brothers, Marion Myers, Robert F. Myers and Louis Myers.

She is survived by her daughter, Gwin Whitt (Steve); son, James C. Wright (Paulette); four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571