Mae Webb Wright
Mae Webb Wright
  • October 22, 1919 - September 9, 2017
  • Lynchburg, Virginia

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Mae Webb Turner Wright, 97, of Rustburg, passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Liberty Ridge Health and Rehab. She was the loving wife of the late Lewis Edward Turner, Sr. and the late James Mason Wright.

Born on October 22, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Oris James Webb, Sr. and the late Myrtle Jefferson Webb. Mae retired from Craddock-Terry Shoe Company after 41 years of service and she was a member of Thomas Road Baptist Church. Mae enjoyed watching NASCAR but her true joy came from her family and reading.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she is preceded in death by a daughter, Gail Staples; grandson, Jason Turner; great granddaughter, Jessica Kirkland; and seven siblings.

Left to cherish her memories are her children, Lewis Turner, Jr. and wife Linda, Wayne Turner and wife Rosa, Kenneth Turner and wife Betty Marie, and James Wright, Jr. and wife Jessica; step-son, Kenneth Wright and wife Lorain; 11 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren; brother, Gordon Webb; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel.

A graveside service will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Spring Hill Cemetery, with Pastor Jonathan Falwell officiating.