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Mrs. Doris Annas Wright, 86, of Granite Falls, passed away on Sunday March 15, 2020 at her residence after a period of declining health.
Mrs. Wright was born on February 25, 1934 in Caldwell County, a daughter of the late Ivey and Mae Elrod Annas. She was a faithful member of Cajah's Mountain Baptist Church serving in the WMU and working in the nursery department. Doris was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker and retired after working in the finishing department of several different furniture companies.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Boyd Annas, sister, Wanda Hefner; and great-grandchild Joseph Haynes.
She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Dennis Clayton Wright of the home, daughters, Barbara Cole (Mike) of Hickory, Brenda Freeman (Bob) of Simpsonville, S.C. Betty Holder (Chris) of Granite Falls, son David Lee Wright of Gamewell, sisters, Dorothy Setzer of Catawba and Clara O'Riley of Hudson. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Jeremy Annas, Bobby Moore, Maria Moore, Savannah Clark (Chase), Hunter Wright, Mason Wright, Dalton Holder, Adam Cole (Wendy), Michael Cole (Michelle), great-grandchildren, Charlotte Clark, Clay Clark, Brittany Cole and Brandon Cole and three great great-grandchildren. In addition are her In-Laws, Aileen Gilstrap (David) of Greenville, SC, Nell Browning of Morganton, Odell Wright (Barbara) of Morganton, Marlin Wright (Robin) Taylorsville, Beryl Wright of Crossnore, and Sharon Stokes of Greenville, SC,
Funeral Services for Doris Annas Wright will be held at 3:30 P.M. Wednesday March 18, 2020 at the Cajah's Mountain Baptist Church with Rev. Doug Woody officiating. Interment will follow in the Cajah's Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:30 P.M. Wednesday at Cajah's Mountain Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to Caldwell County Hospice & Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood Ave, Lenoir, NC 28645.
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