September 7, 1953 - May 4, 2021
Our mom Carolyn Marie Wright was born September 7, 1953 in Dillon, South Carolina to Cornelia and Lex Wright (both deceased). She was born amongst 6 children Humbert Wright aka Jack (m.Marie Wright) Edward Wright Jr. (deceased) Clara Little (m.Rommie Little) Dorinda Younger (m.Robert Younger), Richard Wright (deceased) and Denise Wright-James (m.Tyrone James). She leaves behind 4 children De'tral Carlton Wright - Lewis, Lorraine Lewis, Jadah Wright, and Akilah Wright. Two adopted children Kamari Rashon Torres and Keirra Reynolds. She also leaves behind 4 grandchildren Chemiah Parker-Wright, Desiree Lewis, Kaylen DAvenport and Judiah Wright. She has 4 god daughters Lelisa Manning, Datonia Wright-Randolph, Cameira Hunter and Azziah Hunter. There are also 2 godsons Kenneth Smith and Dontae Torres. Her beloved best friend Harriet Williams (deceased). She leaves to cherish a host of neices and nephews and long list of cousins and aunts and uncles. Carolyn attended Newton Street Elementary and graduated from Barringer Highschool (1971) and then attended Essex County College where she receved an Associates degree in early childhood development. She has worked for the East Orange YMCA for years before she started a 22 year career at Apple Day Care Center of Irvington, NJ where she retired from and later moved with her children in Gwynn Oak, Maryland in 2007 where she spent her last years of life. Carolyn has fostered many children over her life and cared for every child that needed love in her eyes. She has been an inspiration of what a frien dis and what a mother is. To her siblings she was Carol and to her children she was MOM and to her grands she was Na'anie. In New Jersey she attended and joined and attended Grace Cathedral Ministries and in Maryland she joined New Solid Rock where she praised and worshiped that she knew all so well in any house of worship she entered. Carolyn entered into resting in her home on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.
Our mom Carolyn Marie Wright was born September 7, 1953 in Dillon, South Carolina to Cornelia and Lex Wright (both deceased). She was born amongst 6 children Humbert Wright aka Jack (m.Marie Wright) Edward Wright Jr. (deceased) Clara Little... View Obituary & Service Information
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