February 17, 1942 - July 16, 2021
WRIGHT, Mother Annie Lee - Age 79 passed away Friday, July 16, 2021 in Newton, MS. Family hour & Viewing 10:00 AM Saturday, July 31, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Pastor Tracy Hopson officiating. Family and friends will assemble at the Funeral Home, 10:00 AM Saturday. Mother Wright will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, and may be viewed from only during family hour, until the time of service. Mother Annie Lee (Tolbert) Wright a loving mother, sister, grandmother, and aunt was born February 17, 1942, in Decatur, Mississippi, the daughter of George and Martha Tolbert. She graduated from Decatur High School in MS, then Mrs. Annie moved to Chicago, IL, where she started her family with Mr. Joe Wright and began her career as a Beautician. She relocated to MI in 1981 and became a choir member of Galilee Baptist Church in Kalamazoo, under the leadership of Pastor Michael T. Scott. Mother Annie loved styling hair, singing, dancing, and laughed all the time. She truly loved her children, grandchildren, and family. She also, never met a stranger. Mother Annie Lee Wright leaves in God’s care to cherish her memory: 2 beautiful daughters, Cynthia Bush of Indianapolis, IN and Chantel Renee Qualls of Kalamazoo, MI; granddaughter, Cimya McCoy of Indianapolis, IN; her dear sister, Lillie (Tolbert) Bailey-Simms; a host of other relatives and friends.Mother Wright was preceded in death by her daughter, Katrina Tolbert; grandson, Joby Henry Jr.; parents, George and Martha Tolbert; sisters, Rev. Mary S. (Tolbert) Hutson and Virgie (Tolbert) McMullan; brothers, James Benjamin “JB” Tolbert, Jessie “Jack” Tolbert, Jimmy “Bunch” Tolbert, and Charlie Tolbert; nephews; Henry Tolbert and Clark Hutson, niece; Theresa R. Hutson.
WRIGHT, Mother Annie Lee - Age 79 passed away Friday, July 16, 2021 in Newton, MS. Family hour & Viewing 10:00 AM Saturday, July 31, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing... View Obituary & Service Information
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