Verda Maxine Rogers Wright

Monday, March 13, 2017

Verda Maxine Rogers Wright, 93, of Plano, Tex., passed from this life on Tuesday March 7, 2017, at her home. She was born on February 12, 1924, in Piggott, Ark., to the late Jewell and Mary (Drew) Rogers.

Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Bynum Wright and one sister, Johnnie Rollman.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Betty Wright of Frisco, Tex.; four grandchildren, Meredith Behgooy, Christopher Wright, Morgan Wright and Lauren Wright; two great-grandchildren, Aaron Behgooy and Drew Behgooy; two brothers, Edward Rogers and Robert Rogers; two sisters, Francis Altom and Betty Rogers Hays, along with an abundance of special relatives and friends.

Visitation was held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday March 11, at the Irby Funeral Home in Rector, Ark. Funeral services followed at 1 p.m. at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Winfred Wright officiating. Burial was in the Piggott Cemetery.

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