Willie Taylor Wright
December 20, 2021
ZEBULON – Willie Taylor Wright went home to be with her Lord on Monday, December 20th, 2021. She was born in Franklin County to the late Ervin & Sallie Pearce Taylor. She worked as a Receptionist at Dr. Barrett Collins’ Office for over 41 years from where she retired. She was outgoing, kind, and loving. She loved to shag dance. Willie will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Eugene Wright, and brother, Jesse Taylor.
Funeral service will be held at 2 PM, Thursday, December 23, 2021, at Pilot Baptist Church. Livestream of service will be available on www.facebook.com/stricklandfuneral.
She is survived by her sons, Jimmy Wright, Keith Wright, brothers, Malcolm Taylor (Selma) of Selma, Dwain Taylor of Bailey, Edward Taylor of Knightdale, sisters, Ann Daniels (Bill) of Raleigh, Jean Alexander (Michael) of Clayton, Tillie Swanson of Louisburg, Nell Jones of Elm City, and grandchildren, Hunter & Jamie.
Visitation will take place from 6 – 7:30 PM, Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC. www.stricklandfuneral.com.