Edna L. Wright, 73, of Windsor, Missouri, died early Sunday morning, December 23, 2012, at Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City, Missouri.
She was born February 12, 1939, in Lake Ozark, Missouri, the daughter of George Thomas Cotton and Carrie (Wright) Cotton. On June 21, 2009, she married Larry L. Wright and he survives of the home in Windsor.
Edna obtained her G.E.D. and later an L.P.N. degree. She was an accountant for Central Hardware, in Bridgeton, Mo., for over 20 years before her retirement. She was a member of the Teamsters Local Union 688, St. Louis, Mo., and the Clinton Church of the Nazerene.
In addition to her husband, Edna is survived by 4 sons, Johnny Waller, Windsor, Mo.; Rev. Tom Waller, Clinton, Mo.; Oscar Waller, Gulf Port, Mississippi; Roland Waller, O’Fallen, Mo.; a daughter, Richetta Tarwater, Windsor, Mo.; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Edna was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Raymond Cotton and Floyd Cotton; 3 sisters, Georgia McDowell; Burma Brown and Verne Seachrest and a grandson Alan Tarwater.
Funeral services will be Friday, December 28, 11:00 a.m., at the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor with Rev. Gene Ekstrand officiating. Burial will be in the Laurel Oak Cemetery, Windsor. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m., at the funeral home. A memorial fund has been established and contributions may be made in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be left online at www.hadleyfuneralhome.com