Dorothy Irene Baker Wright

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Dorothy Irene Baker Wright, 93, of Manila, widow of Roy Wright, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Vester and Effie Guymon Baker, and had been a lifelong Manila resident. She was a retired sales clerk at the former Tiger-Levine department store in Manila.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Gladys Baker, Lera Baker Bollinger and Osie Baker Matthews.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, at the Manila Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Pentecost officiating and under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Manila.

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