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Mildred C. Wright

Mildred “Christine” T. Wright, affectionately known as “Meme” to the grandchildren and “Tine” to the community children peacefully passed away on February 19, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Mildred and Joseph R. Turner and was predeceased by her husband Charles E. Wright, Jr., son Charles E. Wright, III, and a brother Mike Turner.

Christine was very active and loved her church family at Smithfield Baptist. She worked as the librarian. She was active in the New Beginnings Sunday School class, the Bread Ministry, and the Round Table. She loved her grandchildren and for many years she raised many kids in the community.

She is survived by her children Connie Skinner (Lee) of Suffolk, Renea Acree (Joel) of Smithfield, and Chuck Wright (Suzanne) of Suffolk; grandchildren Matt Skinner (Michaela), Michelle Skinner, Lauren Newton ( Tyler), Dillon Wright, Brendan Acree, Delaney Wright, Channing Acree, and Skyler Acree; great grandson Charlie Skinner; and brother Russell Turner (Frances).

A funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, February 23, 2020, 2:00 PM at Smithfield Baptist Church, 100 Wainwright Drive by Dr. Patrick Wood and Dr. Donald R. Rhoton. The family will receive friends in The Family Life Center following the service. Baker-Foster Funeral Home is serving the family. A private family burial will be held at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Suffolk. Memorial donations may be made to the Williams Syndrome Association, 570 Kirts Blvd. Suite 223, Troy, MI 48084-4153. Condolences may be registered at RWBakerFH.com.

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So sorry to hear of your mothers passing, but may you find comfort in knowing that those who Love the Lord live with him forever in Heaven, just as their memory lives forever in your heart..

David & Kris Smiley May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Connie, You and your family are in my heart and mind. My condolences on the passing of your Mother. May God provide comfort during such a difficult time and may she rest in Eternal Peace. With Deepest Sympathy, Nicole Carroll

Nicole Carroll May 13 2021 12:00 AM

She will be missed. She used to babysit me when I was a little girl.

Denise Seamster May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Your mother was so loved by all of us. We will surely miss her

John and Sharon Reinke May 13 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. I know she will be missed a lot. Sending our prayers.... John & Tracy Arnt

John & Tracy Arnt May 13 2021 12:00 AM

Connie, Chuck, and Renea, so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She will be greatly missed by all in the community. She was a good neighbor. Prayers are with you and all the family. RIP Christine.

Pat Johnson May 13 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.

Skip & Wanda May 13 2021 12:00 AM