Funeral services for Mrs. Lorene Jones Wrye will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Eubanks officiating. Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation Saturday 4–8 PM and Sunday after 12:00 Noon at Ligon & Bobo.
Mrs. Wrye, age 92 of Lebanon passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Quality Care.
Born February 22, 1926, in Wilson County, she is the daughter of the late Buford and Lillian Pulley Jones. She was the Valedictorian of Lebanon High School Class of 1944. She was a member of Fall Creek Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school. She was a homemaker and the secretary at the Wilson County Veterans Service Office for twenty one years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of sixty five years, Archie Samuel Wrye, and two sisters, Jewell Eakes and Mary Lee Moran.
She is survived by six children: Howard (Katha) Wrye, Grover (Ina) Wrye, Terry (Pam) Wrye, Melvin (Brenda) Wrye, Carol (Jerry) Dedman, and Margaret (Glenn) McPeak; brother, J. B. Jones; and three sisters, Sue Rollins, Shirley (Raymond) Short, and Sara (Fred) Holycross; 14 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and 2 great great grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers: Kelley Eubanks, Diana Gross, Melanie Wrye, and Alesha McPeak
Active pallbearers: Michael Wrye, Chris Wrye, Russell Wrye, Doug Fesler, Scott Fesler, Matt Wrye, Brad Dedman, Stephen Dedman, Jeff Dedman, and Aaron McPeak
LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615)444-2142 www.ligonbobo.com