Thelma Marie Wright, 93, of Vandalia died Saturday, July 14, 2018 in Fayette County Hospital, Vandalia.
Funeral Services will held at 10:00am, Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Hohlt & File Funeral Home, Vandalia, with Rev. Ben Foxworth officiating. Interment will follow in McInturff Cemetery, rural Vandalia. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00pm, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, Vandalia. Online condolences can be expressed at www.hohltandfilefh.com
Mrs. Wright was born July 2, 1925 in Seminary Township, rural Vandalia, the daughter of John Isham and Cyntha Lucetta (Cook) Tedrick. She married Robert Earl Wright June 22, 1945; he passed away November 27, 1987.
She had worked at Princess Peggy, IMCO, was a former dispatcher for the Vandalia Police Department, and worked for Tom and Sid File at Hohlt & File Funeral Home. She also had volunteered as a “pink lady” at FCH.
Surviving are daughter, Agnes Kay Henry of Marion; grandchildren, Janeen Marie Wright, Robert Erik Wright, Mindy Lynn Kollmann, and Veronica Lee Mackenzie; great grandchildren, Madeline and Charlie; sister-in-laws Lucy Tedrick of Kentucky and Helen Tedrick of rural Mulberry Grove.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, John Milton Wright, January 16, 2007; brothers, Ora, Elvin and Kenneth Tedrick; and sister, Marcella Smith.
Online Condolences & Obituaries available at www.hohltandfilefh.com
Arrangements by Hohlt & File Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL