Maxine Wright, 82, of Linton, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 2, 1925, in Bicknell to Dr. Marion and Fanny Thayer. She married Harold R. Wright on June 29, 1941.
She was a bookkeeper for Rice's Home Building Supply for 25 years, retiring in 1988. Her hobbies included clothing, jewelry, shoes and working in her flower gardens. She was a member of the Linton First Christian Church and taught Sunday School for over 40 years at various churches.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathie (Bill) Vickers of Linton and one son, David (Connie) Wright of Ellettsville; grandchildren, Brian (Joan) Vickers, Brenda (Chris) Gravesen, Darath (Greg) Fisher, Courtney Curtis and Jonathan Curtis; great-grandchildren, Jordyn, Austin, Cecily, Corinna and Malik; special friend, Ed Withycombe; sister-in-law, Dorothy Carpenter and niece Sharon Dyer.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Harold, on Dec. 10, 1997.
The family has requested memorial contributions to be made to Bloomington Hospital Greene County Hospice.
Friends may call at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12 and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Saturday at the Linton First Christian Church.
The funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Linton First Christian Church with the Rev. Brian Vickers officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com