Polly Wright, 78, passed away April 14, 2013 in Tulsa, Okla. Funeral services for Polly will be Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Broadway Baptist Church in Sweetwater, with Pastor Wayne Taylor officiating and assisting will be Pastor Chris Stephens and Pastor James Baker. Interment will follow services at Sweetwater Cemetery. Family visitation will be Tuesday, April 16, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home.
Polly was born on May 8, 1934, to Cul and Nettie Blackwell in Sopra, Okla. Polly married Phillip Wright on June 3, 1977 in Sweetwater. Even though Polly retired from M System Food Store after 20 years of service, she continued as a CSR for various businesses until 2006. Polly was an expert seamstress, avid reader and enjoyed working in her yard. She took great pride in her family, friends church and her dog Chole.
Polly is survived by her daughters, Debbie Taylor and husband Wayne of Tulsa, Okla. and Paula Huffman and husband Tommy of San Angelo; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; four brothers and four sisters of Waco; one sister in Odessa and one sister in Apache, Okla; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Polly was preceded in death by her husband, Phillip Wright on Sept. 25, 1988; and her parents.
Pallbearers will be Ryan Herring, Brian Taylor, TJ Huffman, RJ Clark, Pete Andrews and Marty Rose.
All arrangements are under the care and direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Online condolences can be made at www.mccoyfh.com.