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Frances Pauline Wright, 92, of Ashland, passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Kingsbrook Lifecare Center.
She was born May 18, 1924, in Boyd County, a daughter of the late Everett and Ina Riggs Hicks.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Warren G. Wright in 1990; two brothers, Raymond Hicks and Joe C. Hicks; and four sisters, Mildred Moore, Opal Hicks, Marie Savage and Lucille McGinnis.
Frances was a longtime member of 13th Street Baptist Church and was a loving and devoted homemaker.
She is survived by a brother, Ralph Hicks and wife Maggie of Boyd County; a sister, Janet Moore of Ashland; dear friends whom she loved as daughters, Leta Picklesimer and Rita Meek of Ashland; and a host of loving nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at Steen Funeral Home Central Avenue Chapel in Ashland with Pastor Jim Byrd officiating. Burial will be in Palmer Cemetery in Flatwoods.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to 13th Street Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1700, Ashland, KY 41105.
Condolences may be sent to steenfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 5, 2017
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