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6934 South Western Avenue
PO Box 891320
Oklahoma City, OK 73139
Phone: 405-634-1439
Fax: 405-634-3753
Cora Wright

Cora Lee Wright (Cole)

Sunday, February 12th, 1928 - Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Funeral Service 11:00 AM Monday, August 12, 2019 at the South Colonial Chapel
Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary 6934 S. Western Avenue Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Cora Lee Wright
February 12, 1928 ~ August 8, 2019

Cora Lee Wright was born on Sunday, February 12, 1928 in Cole, Oklahoma to David Edward and Hilda (Brannon) Cole. She died Thursday, August 8, 2019 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 91 years, 5 months and 27 days old. Cora grew up during the depression and was very thrifty. Not only could she make a penny stretch a long way, she could also make a meal out of anything. Her daughter Anita, a teacher, invited Cora to come to her school and share her childhood depression era experiences with her students. Cora loved to sing and enjoyed singing at nursing homes with her brothers. Cora was a loving mother and grandmother. Her children and her grandchildren were the most important things to her in her life.

Cora was preceded in death by her:
• Parents David Edward and Hilda (Brannon) Cole, and stepmothers Stella Cole and Edna Cole
• Husband Clarence Homer Wright
• Two Brothers
• And one Sister

She leaves behind her loving family:
• Children: Jimmie Harrison and her husband Chic, Anita Kositzky, Jerry Wright and his wife, Kathy, and Charlotte Beesley
• Brother Grady Cole
• Sister Melba Winkenweder
• Six grandchildren
• And fifteen great grandchildren
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, August 10th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Saturday, August 10th, 2019 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary South
    Address
    6934 S. Western Avenue
    Oklahoma City, OK 73139
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  • Second Visitation

    Sunday, August 11th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Sunday, August 11th, 2019 12:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary South
    Address
    6934 S. Western Avenue
    Oklahoma City, OK 73139
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    Notes
    The family will be present at the funeral home to greet friends on Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM.
  • Funeral Service

    Monday, August 12th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, August 12th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Vondel L. Smith & Son Mortuary South Colonial Chapel
    Address
    6934 S. Western Ave
    OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73139
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    Officiant
    Pastor Bryan W. Gilbert
  • Interment

    Location
    Resthaven Memory Gardens - Oklahoma City
    Address
    500 SW 104th Street
    OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73139
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Dear Grandma Cora, Every time to meet you makes us so warm and encouraged! your smiles are always in our heart and cheering us up! Miss you and love U
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Paula Nickel and Cheryle Cole

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Our love and condolences to your sweet family. Aunt Cora was a very special and loving lady who will be greatly missed.
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