Virginia Beach: Christine Wright, 69, of Virginia Beach, passed away Monday, September 4, 2006, at a local hospital.
She was born February 21 1937 in Williamston, North Carolina the daughter of the late Blythe Delbert and Eunice Marie Pierce. Mrs. Wright was a restaurant manager having worked for Woolworths and Woolco in Virginia Beach. She enjoyed reading, gardening and playing with dog Misty.
Mrs. Wright is survived by her husband of 41 years Fleetwood G. Wright; a daughter, Nena Ann Piner and her husband Lyle of Windsor, Va.; a grandson, Danny Piner of Holland; one sister, Alma D. Cassidy of Virginia Beach; a brother, Cyrus Delbert Pierce of Richmond; one niece, Ashley Nicole Adler of Norfolk.
A graveside service will be held Thursday, September 7, 2006, at 1:00PM in Rosewood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7:00 PM till 8:30 PM at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach. The family asks that in lieu of flowers memorial be made to The Susan Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 5005 LBJ Freeway Suite 250, Dallas, Texas 75244. Condolences may be offered to the family at Altmeyer.com.