Iris White Wright, age 92, died at home in Mobile, Alabama on January 14. Iris was the devoted wife of Harold Ellis Wright, Jr. of Meridian, Mississippi where they lived for thirty-six years. They were active members of First Presbyterian Church in Meridian. Iris was a teacher, school librarian and an administrative assistant at Matty Hearsee School of Nursing. After Harolds retirement, they moved to Gulf Shores, Alabama to enjoy the Gulf Coast and the next phase of their life together. They were members of Gulf Shores Presbyterian Church. After Harolds death, Iris remained in Gulf Shores until 2010 when she moved to Mobile to live with her daughter and son-in-law. She is survived by her daughter, Stacy Wright Newman, Stacys husband, Jim, four adoring grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A graveside service will be held Saturday, February 3 at 11:00 a.m. at Magnolia Cemetery in Meridian.
Published on January 24, 2018