In Memory

Billie Dotson (Wright) - Class Of 1946

Billie Morrislean Wright, age 83, of Jenkins, Kentucky, passed away Saturday morning, June 30, 2012, at her home. She was born on October 24, 1928, at Pound, Virginia, and was a lifelong resident of Jenkins, Kentucky. She was a mother and a homemaker, and along with her husband, owned and operated Wright’s Market for many years. She was of the Christian faith.

   She was a daughter of the late Henry Morris Dotson & Oma Kaye Short Dotson, and was also preceded in death by three sisters, Norma Dotson, Irene Gibson, and June Dotson; and a brother, Paul Dotson.

Survivors include her husband, Billy Ralph Wright, Jenkins, Kentucky; two daughters, Rebecca Kaye Swindall, Franklin, Kentucky, and Teresa Kurtz, Lexington, Kentucky; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

   Visitation will be on Monday July 2, 2012, at the Polly & Craft Funeral Home Chapel, Jenkins, Kentucky, from 6:00-9:00 pm. Graveside services will be at 11:00 am on Tuesday July 3, 2012, at the Dotson Cemetery, Pound, Virginia, with Chaplain Francis Truman, officiating. The funeral procession to the cemetery will leave the funeral home at 10:30 am.