Monday
February 28, 2011

Ms. Bessie Rhea Sullins Wright

     Bessie Rhea Sullins Wright, age 98, of Hamilton, Alabama, passed away Monday, February 28, 2011 at the Marion Regional Medical Home.

Visitation, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 3, 2011, at the Hamilton Funeral Home Chapel in Hamilton, Alabama.  Funeral service, 12:00 p.m. (Noon), Friday, March 4, 2011, at the Hamilton First Baptist Church in Hamilton, Alabama.  Burial in Shiloh Cemetery, Hodges, Alabama.

Ms. Wright was born December 26, 1912, in Marion County, Alabama to the late Bennet V. and Sara Wiginton Sullins.  She was a Housewife.

She is survived by 4 daughters, Burma (Jim) McCleod, Linda Phillips, Sandra Wright, and Nora Wright; 1 son, Harold Dean (Mary Ann) Wright; 2 sisters, Lois Mays, and Daisy Avery; 1 daughter-in-law, Joan Wright Ward; 1 sister-in-law, Regina Wright; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alton B. Wright; her parents, Ben and Sarah Sullins; 1 son, Wayne Wright; 1 grandson, Johnathan Vandiver; 2 brothers, Ervin Sullins and Victor Sullins; 3 sisters, Gertha Holland, Alma Carlton, and Ruby Williams.

Hamilton Funeral Home directing, 518 Bexar Ave., P.O. Box 274, Hamilton, AL. 205-921-3197 - Fax: 205-921-3790.
Hackleburg Funeral Home - P.O. Box 169, Hackleburg, AL. 35564 - 205-935-3854 - Fax: 205-921-3790.

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