Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Bernice Wright

Funeral services for Bernice Wright, of Jenkins, will be held at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Jenkins. Burial will be in Powell Valley Memorial Gardens in Big Stone Gap, Va.

A daughter of the late Firel and Isabelle Mullins Bentley, she was the widow of Mack Wright. She was a sister of the late Ina Gramke, Rollie Bentley, Carl Bentley, Jimmy Bentley, Orville Bentley, and McArthur Bentley.

She is survived by three daughters, Peggy Mullins and husband Sam, Jenkins; Iris Layne and husband Gary, Dandridge, Tenn.; and Donna Hale and husband John, Pound, Va.; three grandchildren, Stephanie Arthur, Jonathan Hale, and Jason Hale; five great-grandchildren, Alec Arthur, Evan Arthur, Sydnie Arthur, Seana Hale, and John Hale; three sisters, Callie Blankenship, Phelps; Ollie Blankenship, Freeburn; and Patsy Kiser, Caney; and a brother, Jasper Bentley, Myra.

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