Martha Heavner Wright

  • Born: September 16, 1952
  • Died: November 19, 2020
  • Location: Valdese, North Carolina

Heritage Funeral Service

1507 E. Main Street
Valdese, NC 28690
Tel. (828) 874-0411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mrs. Martha Heavner Wright, 68, of Valdese, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at her residence.
Martha was born on September 16, 1952 in Burke County to the late Delbert Heavner and Joyce Icard Heavner. She previously worked with Valdese Weavers as a supply clerk, and had attended the Valdese Church of God.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Maxine Howell.
Survivors include her husband, Leonard Wright of the home, Sarina Walker of the home, four children; Irene Sutherland and husband John, Regina Butler, Leonard Wright Jr. and special friend Shena Carswell, and Debra Fox and husband Nick. Also surviving are nine grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held in accompaniment with her mothers, on Sunday November 22, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service, with Rev. Jerrill Townsend and Rev. Jerry Tow officiating.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, from 3:00 until 4:00 P.M. at Heritage Funeral Service in Valdese.
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Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Wright family.