Archive for Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Dixie Lea Wright

February 20, 2008

Dixie Lea Wright, 66, Kansas City, Kan., died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008. Graveside services were Wednesday at the Bonner Springs Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home.

Mrs. Wright was born on July 21, 1941, to Homer and Joy (Rahija) Jackson. She worked for many years at her mother's private club, the River Road Inn in Bonner Springs.

She married Michael H. Armstrong and had three children, Kathy, Michael II and Kristine. He died in 1983. She then married Bill Wright, who also preceded her in death.

In her retirement she enjoyed genealogy and was a member and held positions in many genealogical society groups.

She is survived by her three children; three sisters, Carol, Patty, and Rena Mae; two brothers, Rocky and Donnie; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Arrangements: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012. 913-422-4074

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