Lillie Mae Wright, age 74, of Harrison, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2012, at Apple Ridge Health and Rehabilitation in Harrison. She was born January 24, 1938, in Everton, Arkansas, the daughter of Jeff and Dovie Ellar (Marshall) Martin. Along with her parents, Lillie Mae was preceded in death by her sister, Eva Scott; and her brothers, Loyd Martin, J. C. Martin, Jimmy Martin and J. E. Martin.
Lillie Mae was a member of Olvey Bible Church. She was a nurse's aide at Boone County Hospital, now North Arkansas Regional Medical Center, for twenty years; worked from Atlis Home Health, as well as having her EMS license.
Lillie Mae is survived by her husband, Eric Wright, of the home; her sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Misty Brown and Bobby and Kim Brown, all of Harrison, and Jimmy and Pam Brown of Pyatt, Arkansas; her daughters, Jackie Brown of Hollister, Missouri and Linda Brown of Harrison; her sister, Vonnie Mitchell, of Harrison; her brothers, Vernon Lee Martin and Fate Martin, Jr., both of Harrison; two step-children; twelve grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and many dear friends.
Visitation was Thursday, October 4, 2012, at Roller-Christeson Funeral Home.
Funeral service was Friday, October 5, 2012, at Olvey Bible Church, with Lillie Mae's son, Bro. Bobby Brown, officiating.
Pallbearers were Lillie Mae's grandsons.
Interment was in Brittain Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Olvey Bible Church, 9436 A Highway 62 East, Harrison, AR 72601.