Wilda J. Wright
Wilda Jean Wright, 80, of Glade Run, Moatsville, departed this life on Nov. 10, 2019.
She was born to parents Samuel Marcellas Noah and Daisy (Williams) Heatherly on March 1, 1939.
She was twice married. First to Jesse Summerfield, who passed away March 1993; and secondly to Aubrey Wright, who passed away August 2019.
Wilda is survived by her daughter, Debbie Schoonover and husband, Ronnie; and son David Summerfield, and wife, Pat. Grandchildren are Heidi Schoonover, Clayson and Emily Schoonover, Matt Summerfield, Mark and Amanda Summerfield and Zach and Haley Summerfield. Great-grandchildren are Benton Summerfield, Harper and Hadley Summerfield. Stepdaughters are Teresa Pumphrey, Vicki Fegley and Gwenda Oates. Stepson Andrew Wright. Several stepgrandchildren, great and great-great grandchildren; sisters Dorothy Snider and Darlene Moats; and brothers Roger and Ronald Heatherly also survive.
Preceding her in death are stepson, Samuel Wright; sister, Betsy Heatherly; and brother, Edward Heatherly.
Wilda was a homemaker, past 4-H leader of the Moatsville Ramblers 4-H Club, past member of the Barbour County CEOS, and attended the Barbour County Senior Citizen center. She enjoyed going to church, gospel musical events, and visiting with family and friends. As a seamstress, she enjoyed making pageant and wedding dresses, and mending. She will be remembered for her beautiful quilts that contained threads of humor, faith, and love for her family members and their special occasions.
In honor of Wilda’s request, cremation will be honored. A Celebration of Life will be held at Wright Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 220 N. Walnut St. in Philippi on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 2 – 4 p.m. Services will be held at 4 p.m. with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wrightfuneralhomeservices.com.