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Laura Wright Blythe


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Laura Wright Blythe

Memphis, TN

Laura Wright Blythe passed Saturday, January 14, 2017, at Baptist Hospice House in Collierville. She was born January 28, 1937 in Kirkville, MS, to the late Maynard and Vola Heflin Wright. A graduate of Tupelo High School, she attended Itawamba Community College, and married Rex Blythe on November 1, 1958. Laura was a secretary, cookbook collector, and played piano and organ and sang. She loved the Lord, and brought joy to many.

Survivors include her son, Sam Blythe of Memphis; her daughter, Lisa Blythe Scott (JT) of Tupelo; her granddaughter, Lauren Scott of Tupelo, and special caregiver, Russell Patterson of Memphis. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband and her siblings, Rachel Wright Maroon, and Jack, Robert, Charles and David Wright.

Memorials may be made to Baptist Reynolds Hospice House, 1520 West Poplar Ave., Collierville, TN. 38017.
Published in The Commercial Appeal from Jan. 17 to Jan. 19, 2017
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