HOWE—Gustavia “Gussie” Wright, 79, of Howe passed away Dec. 13, 2014 in Fayetteville. She was born April 2, 1935 in Norman, Ark. to Mamie Barnett, was a long-time resident of Howe, a retired home health caregiver and attended the Family Worship Center in Heavener.
Services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don Benefield officiating. Burial will follow in Heavener Memorial Park, under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her mother; and a grandson, Mack Coty Smith.
She is survived by her husband, Billy Mack Wright of the home; two daughters, Barbara Dooty and husband Chuck of Shady Point and Jannie Seamas and husband Jim of Heavener; two sons, Dennis Oliver of Howe and Joe Oliver and significant other Traudi of Heavener; 11 grandchildren, Amy, Laura, Courtney, Jared, Christopher, Kaylie, Jeff, Jason, Taylor, Mike and Jake; and 14 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Jerry Stacy, Jared Smith, Christopher Oliver, Jimmy Donathan, James Harrison and Truman Janway.
Viewing is from 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. with the family visiting with friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
To view her online guestbook, go to www.dowdenrobertsfuneralhome.com.