Ashley Michelle Wright
Shreveport, LA - On August 17, 2014, beloved mother, daughter, sister, and grandchild, Ashley Michelle Wright left her earthly home to be with her Grandma Liz and her Mema in Heaven. She was born March 16, 1992 to Robert and Lori Wright. She graduated from Parkway High School in 2010.
Ashley loved books. She loved to travel. She took her son, Samuel, to Canada to visit friends. As a child, she traveled to many places with her family. Places like Yellowstone, Arches, Bryce Canyon, Yosemite and more. In elementary school, she earned the President's Education Award while in elementary school. She began attending Brighton High School in Cottonwood Heights, UT. Ashley loved drama club and the theatre. She most enjoying worked in the lighting department. She also love skiing and like to challenge herself on the black slopes. She moved from Salt Lake City, Utah to her Bossier birthplace in 2009. She graduated from Parkway High School. While at Parkway, she earned a VFW essay award.
She attended LSUS for a few years and then found her calling in the food service industry. She had planned to attend culinary arts school this coming semester. She loved to cook for her family and others. She loved the preparation and decoration for a party. Her last party she put together was for her son's third birthday. Sam was the light of her life.
She had an outstanding intelligent mind and a quick wit. She was always glad to help others study and advance in their education.
Ashley left behind her beloved son, Samuel Micah Eli Wright and her loving mother and father, Robert and Lori Wright, her sisters, Karen Elizabeth Wright and Shelby Lynn Wright, and brother, Matthew Robert Wright. She also left behind her grandparents, Rob and Karen Crumpton, her aunt, Terri Crumpton, an uncle Mike Crumpton and cousins, Lybe Crumpton, Corey and Christin Stiefvater and Erica and Timberly Anderson.
Honoring Ashley as pallbearers will be Daniel Jamieson, Ernest Palmisano, David White, Ronnie Allen, Scott Morris, Scott Cunningham and Randy Hughens. We would like to give a special thanks to Tina and Ernest Palmisono and Ashley's friends at Ernest's Orleans Restaurant, especially Tina who loved and mentored Ashley and gave her the opportunity to pursue one of her biggest passions which was cooking.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Aulds Funeral Home. The funeral will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:00 am at Celebration Church in Shreveport. Interment will follow about an hour after the service ends at Springhill Cemetary. Officiating will be Pastor David Daniel.
"For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten son, that whosoever shall believe in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life." John 3:16.
Aulds Funeral Home
7849 E. Kings Hwy Shreveport, LA 71115
Published in Shreveport Times on Aug. 22, 2014