Tois Wright

GROVER-Mrs. Tois Hazeleen "Cricket" Bridges Wright, 68, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at her home.
Born in Cleveland County on June 6, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Talmadge McBride and Laulie Hazeleen McMurray Bridges.
She was a member of Allen Memorial Baptist Church. She loved her family and enjoyed gardening, cutting grass and working in her flowers.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Ray Bridges and Earl Bridges; and a brother-in-law, Clarence Wright.
Mrs. Wright is survived by her husband of 44 years, Earl Wright; a daughter, Linda Wright; five sisters, Ruby Cabiness of Crouse, Norma Curry of Grover, Lois Williams, Nicey Barber, and Audrey Toney all of Kings Mountain; and a granddaughter, Brittany Wright.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory.
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Allen Memorial Baptist Church
Officiated By: Pastor Joe Riley and Robbie Moore
Burial: Church cemetery, following the service
Funeral Home: Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Allen Memorial Baptist Church, 1222 Longbranch Road, Grover, N.C. 28073
A guest registry is available at

Funeral Home

Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home & Crematory
106 Cherryville Rd. Shelby, NC 28150-4208
(704) 480-8383

Published in Shelby Star on Jan. 15, 2013