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Evelyn Irene Wright

May 31, 1945 — July 1, 2022

Evelyn Irene Wright, 77, of North Tazewell, VA passed away Friday, July 1, 2022 at Princeton Community Hospital surrounded by her family.

Born in Jenkinjones, WV on May 31, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Earl Edward Day and Edna Frances Spangler Day. She was a resident of the Springville area of Tazewell County for the last 52 years. She retired from a banking career having held multiple positions. Evelyn was a member of the Brushfork United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Bernard Clyne Wright, Jr.; son, Kevin Brian Wright and wife, Yvonne of Kernersville, NC; son, Jason Eric Wright and wife, Michelle of Princeton, WV; sister, Mary Ann Sizemore and husband, Bruce Sizemore of Bristol, VA; grandchildren, Nathaniel Wright, Stephanie Wright of Kernersville, NC and Micah Wright of Princeton, WV.

Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Grandview Memory Gardens Mausoleum with Rev. Dr. Doug Hyndrich officiating. Friends and family will serve as pallbearers. Friends may call at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Tuesday from 10:00 AM until 10:30 AM. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ( memory of Evelyn Irene Wright.

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home is serving the Wright family.

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022

10:00 - 10:30 am (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Grandview Memory Gardens Mausoleum

2390 County Highway 19/5, Camp Creek, WV 25820

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