Ruth Wright, wife of retired elder Rev. Bill Wright of Jasper, has died.
A memorial service for Mrs. Wright will be held on Saturday, August 29, at 11 at First United Methodist Church in Jasper. Visitation will begin at the church at 10 a.m. A graveside service and interment will be in the family cemetery in Decatur, Alabama, at 2:30 p.m.
Bishop Willimon says, "We give thanks for the life and ministry of Ruth Wright and the many people her life touched. We are keeping Bill and their family in our prayers at this time."
During his active ministry Rev. Wright served Oak Grove; Anniston 1st; Collinsville;Weaver; St Paul; Piedmont First; Northport; Center Point; Helena; Lanett First; and Trinity Tuscaloosa. He retired in 1993.