Dallas Wright


SHERWOOD -- Dallas M. Wright, 85, died Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Genesis Health Care Center, Bryan, Ohio.

Dallas was born on August 28, 1928, in Carterton, Virginia, the daughter of the late Ezra and Sarah (Lucas) Hale. On March 3, 1947, she was united in marriage to Glenn E. Wright, and he preceded her in death on August 25, 2006. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Hicksville, Ohio. Dallas retired from Fountain Manor Nursing Home in Hicksville. She enjoyed needlework, latch hook rugs, and cross stitch.

Dallas is survived by four daughters, Glenda Hinkle (Kevin Koithahn) of Sherwood, Oislee (Teddy) Holifield of Defiance, Stella Ellis of Defiance, Carrie (Barry) Adams of Leo, Ind.; three sons, Edward of Ney, Ohio, Ricky of Austin, Texas, Michael (Julie) of Edgerton, Ohio; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter; and a brother, Paul (Myrtle) Hale of Napoleon, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by a son, Jackie; daughters, Nancy Neace and Patricia in infancy; six brothers; and an infant sister.

Funeral services for Dallas will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Smith & Brown Funeral Home, Hicksville. Visitation will be today from 4-8 p.m. and one hour before the service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery, Hicksville.

Memorials may be made to Riley Children's Hospital or donor's choice. Online condolences may be shared at www.smithbrownfuneralhome.com.

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