Zella Mae Wright went to be with the Lord on February 11, 2020. Zella Mae was born on July 27, 1928, in Gorman, Texas and later married James Wright on August 03, 1946.
Zella loved to keep a spotless house and she loved working out in her yard, no matter how hot it was outside. She was very creative and a wonderful cook. She was a member of The First Methodist Church of Ballinger.
Zella was a wonderful mother to her daughters Belinda Massey of Irving, Patsy Robinson of San Angelo, Sharon Eledge of San Angelo, and Debbie Thomas and husband Steve Thomas of Amarillo.
She was blessed with seven grandchildren. Tim Hewitt, (wife Lisa), Kayse Cathey, Amber Hirsch, (husband Greg),Jason Thomas, (wife Jackie), James Robinson, (wife Michelle), Matthew Thomas, and Jarrett Eledge,(wife Julie) and eleven great grandchildren.
She is survived by her sisters, Minnie Beth Compton, (husband Bill), Myrna Sue Smith, and brother Jimmy Brightwell,(wife Kay) and lots of nieces and nephews.
Zella was preceded in death by her husband, James Wright, her parents Odie and Minnie Brightwell, and son-in-law Tommy Robinson.
Brothers Gale Brightwell, Dale Brightwell, and Tommy Brightwell. Sisters Willa Dean Orsmby, and Betty Hale.
Memorial service to be held at later date