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Colleen Wright

December 18, 1927 - April 19, 2021

Parker City – Colleen Wright, 93, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 at Parker Health and Rehabilitation.

She was born on December 18, 1927 in Jamestown, Tennessee, the daughter of Ed and Anthea McGee.

Colleen was a beautician in for almost fifty years, most notably at Nickzola in downtown Muncie.

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Parker City – Colleen Wright, 93, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 at Parker Health and Rehabilitation.

She was born on December 18, 1927 in Jamestown, Tennessee, the daughter of Ed and Anthea McGee.

Colleen was a beautician in for almost fifty years, most notably at Nickzola in downtown Muncie.

She was a faithful member of Memorial Drive Wesleyan Church for sixty years. She also loved to knit, paint and sew. Colleen was known for making her beautiful quilts from scratch. She was a tender and loving person with a one-of-a-kind spirit.

Survivors include her daughter-in-law, Paula Wright; grandchildren, JoEllen Early, Jason Wright (Missy) and Jessica Wright (Megan); great-grandchildren, Colby Early (Amy), Jerry Munday (Ericka), Jodi Carroll (Mike), Zachary Wright (Jenny), Olivia Wright (Josh) and Jesse Wright (Carly);  5 great-great grandchildren; and her sister; Lilian Raines, Columbus, Ohio.

Colleen was preceded in death by her husband of seventy years, Carl Wright in 2006; her son, Jerry Wright; grandson, Jerry Wright Jr.; and her grandson-in-law, Dwight Early.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2021 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel with Pastor Phil Rogers officiating. Private burial will take place in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie.

Family and friends may call from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the mortuary.

The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Heather Hamilton NP and Heart to Heart Hospice for their exceptional care over the last three years.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Heart to Heart Hospice or Alzheimer’s Association.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, April 23, 2021

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, April 23, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, April 23, 2021

Gardens of Memory Cemetery

Address:

10703 N. State Road 3
Muncie, IN 47303


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