Cheryl Hedrick Wright, 70, of Gretna, died Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
Born September 7, 1949 in Campbell County, she was a daughter of the late Shirley Bennett Hedrick and Alice Irene Farmer Hedrick. She was predeceased by one brother, Ronald Hedrick. Mrs. Wright was a member of the Gospel Light Baptist Church and she was as a homemaker. She was a lifetime member of the 640 Rescue Squad in Java. She was a very dedicated member of the American Red Cross DAT Team, and a member of the Women of the Moose 1966 of Altavista. She loved auction sales, and was known as “Lady Flea Marketer.”
She is survived by her husband, Douglas R. Wright of the residence; three sons, Ronnie Shelton and girlfriend, Sharon Hodges of Glade Hill, Roger Wright and wife, Kim of Lynchburg, and Rodney Wright and wife, Ramona of Madison Heights; one daughter, Sondra “Nicky” Wood and boyfriend, Phil Boley of Altavista; two brothers, Ricky Hedrick & fiancée, Alethea Wofford of Fort Payne, Ala., and Terry Hedrick and wife, Tina of Motley; nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted 3 p.m. Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Gospel Light Baptist Church by Pastor Brian Warren. Burial will follow in Motley United Methodist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Colbert-Moran Funeral Home and other times will be at the residence.
Colbert-Moran Funeral Home, Gretna is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.colbertmoran.com.