QUANAH – Donna Lynn Atchison Wright, 63, formerly of Quanah, died on Sunday, March 27, 2016, in Houston. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Friday, April 1, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Larry Holder, Rev. Monte Lumpkin and Kay Atchison officiating. Interment will follow at Quanah Memorial Park under the direction of Smith Funeral Home, Quanah.
Wright was born May 5, 1952 to the late Lynn Dale “Red” and Peggy Barker Atchison in Quanah. She graduated from Quanah High School in 1970 and from Midwestern State University. After teaching for many years, she entered health care services and worked most recently at St. Dominic Village, a senior community.
She is survived by one son, Howard Scott “Trey” Wright III; a daughter, Sadie Davis; two grandchildren; one sister, Julie Atchison Ruffino of Houston, and one Brother, John L. Atchison of Houston.
Family visitation will be Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home.
Memorial may be made to The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center ( 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030), to St. Dominic Village (2401 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77021-2023), or the Quanah Alumina Association.