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Josephine (Wilson) Wright

July 27, 1934 ~ January 8, 2018 (age 83)

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January 11, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Martin Wilson Funeral Home
700 W. Central Ave.
LaFollette, TN 37766

Funeral Service
January 12, 2018

11:00 AM
Shield of Faith Community Church
1800 Jacksboro Station Road
Jacksboro, TN 37757

Interment following funeral service
January 12, 2018

Jacksboro Cemetery
Jacksboro Station Road
Jacksboro, TN 37757

Josephine Wright, age 83 of Jacksboro went home to be with her Lord & Savior Monday, January 8, 2018.  She was a member of Shield of Faith Church in Jacksboro.  Jo enjoyed going to church, spending time with her family & friends, and spoiling her dogs.  She also loved beautiful flowers.

She is preceded in death by husband Carden Wright; granddaughter Amanda Jo Evans; parents Elijah & Bessie (Fowler) Wilson; brothers James Obern Wilson, twin brother Claiborne Eugene Wilson, and Wilbourne “Cotton” Wilson.

She is survived by son Jeff Wright & wife Angie; daughters Joyce Evans & husband Bruce, Robin Belew & husband Mitch, Sharon Wright & fiancé Jeffrey Wilson; sister Carolyn Nelson; brother Robert Wilson; special friend she thought of as a sister, Wilma Wilson, and 2 other special friends, Chrissy and Emily Cox; 9 grandchildren & 20 great grandchildren to mourn her passing.

Visitation will be 6-8 PM Thursday, January 11, 2018 in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home.  Funeral service will be 11 AM Friday, January 12, 2018 at Shield of Faith Church with Rev. Jeff Moser, Rev. Thomas Adkins, and Rev. David Hicks officiating.  Interment will follow funeral service in Jacksboro cemetery.

Arrangements by Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most”

Ms. Wright’s guest book may be viewed at martinwilsonfuneralhome.com

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