Irma Wright Lisenby
Irma Wright Lisenby
  • November 11, 1949 - December 24, 2017
  • Montgomery, Alabama

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LISENBY, Irma Wright, 68, died Sunday, December 24, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born on November 11, 1949, she was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Eileen Wright. Left to cherish her memory: Her devoted friend, husband, confidant, companion, and all around "side-kick", Jimmy Lisenby; her children, J.C.Lisenby and KayLynn Birch & Keith Lisenby and Kellie Lisenby Tinney; her siblings, Edward L. Wright, III (Diane), Donna Wright Alexander (Jeff), and Patsy Wright Guy (Gunter); and numerous beloved grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Irma served over 20 years with the Montgomery Police Department and at her retirement, achieved the rank of Major, in charge of Youth Aid Division. The family will receive friends a Leak Memory Chapel, Thursday, December 28, 2017, at 10 am, followed by her Life Celebration Service at 11 am, with interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made in Irma's name to Baptist Hospice-301 Interstate Park Drive-Montgomery, AL 36109, or John Ed Mathison Leadership Ministries-4134 Carmichael Road-Montgomery, AL 36106. Online condolences may be made at