Alva Lena Wright

Born: Fri., Oct. 10, 1924
Died: Fri., Oct. 25, 2019


Visitation

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
Location: Bernard Funeral Home


Funeral Service

1:00 PM Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
Location: Bernard Funeral Home


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Alva Lena Wright, 95, of Jamestown, Ky died Friday,

October 25, 2019 at the Fair Oaks Nursing Home in

Jamestown. She was born October 10, 1924 in Russell

County to the late James Wesley & Dona Stephens

McGowan.

She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Hope Separate

Baptist Church.

Survived by 6 children: Zula (Paul) Coomer, Berea, Ky

                                      Judy (Don) Smith, Jamestown

                                       Rita Smith, Columbia

                                      Cathie Rogers, Jamestown

                                       Alva Smith (Don Phelps) Russell Springs

                                       James Smith, Louisville

1 sister: Zella Wilson

2 brothers: Leonard McGowan, Leon McGowan

2 step children: Jewell Hogan & Charlie Wright along with many

grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her

husbands, Leamer "Bud" Smith and Ensley Wright, Sr.

Preceded in death by a daughter, Virginia Gaye Goodin, 3 infant

children; stepchildren Ensley Wright, Jr. and Alene Ashbrook;

grandchildren; Jimmy Coomer, Angela York,  Shawn Wilhite

son-in-law, Vick Rogers.  Preceded in death by 14 brothers & sisters

Funeral service for Alva Lena Wright will be 1 PM. Wednesday,

October 30, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with

Bro. Bobby Conner, Bro. David Coffey, and Bro. Randy Brown.

Visitation 10 AM to 1 PM. Wednesday.

Interment in the Pine Grove Cemetery, Sunshine

Pallbearers: Don Smith, Don Phelps, Billy Shad Smith, Lee McQueary,

                     Tony York, Chris York

Honorary Pallbearers: Paul Coomer, Timmy Ballou, Bryan Ballou

                                   Jason Grant

Memorials are suggested to Gideons International  and Hospice

of Lake Cumberland. These can be made at the funeral home.

Bernard Funeral Home in charge if arrangements.

 

 

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