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Mildred Duncan Wright

June 24, 1932 ~ October 19, 2021 (age 89)


Mildred Duncan Wright, 89, of Buckingham passed peacefully on October 19, 2021.  She was the youngest of nine children born to George Wesley Duncan and Mildred Beasley Duncan.  She worked many years as a bus driver and cafeteria worker for Buckingham County Public Schools.  She was the widow of Berry Malcom Wright. 

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Berry; son, Jerry M. Wright; great-grandson, Cody Woodson and son-in-law, Ed Blankenship.

She is survived by daughter, Linda Darnell Blankenship; son, Roger D. Wright and  wife, Nan; three grandchildren, William Crafton, Travis Wright and Angie Wright and five great-grandchildren, Brittany Crafton, Tyler Woodson and wife, Catherine, Tessa Wright, Gabrielle Wright and Savannah Wright. 

The family wishes to thank Ann Hackett for the loving care given to our mother.

Interment service will be held on Friday, October 22, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. in the Wright Family Cemetery.  Family will receive friends on Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Dunkum Funeral Home, Dillwyn.

Memorial contributions may be made to Antioch Baptist Church or the Cody Woodson Computer Science Scholarship.

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October 21, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dunkum Funeral Home
16923 Oak Street, P O Box 24
Dillwyn, VA 23936

October 22, 2021

11:30 AM
Wright Family Cemetery (behind Antioch Union Church)
2810 Greenway Road
Wingina, VA 24599


Antioch Baptist Church
2810 Greenway Road, Gladstone VA 24553

Cody Woodson Computer Science Scholarship
VCU College of Engineering, Box 843042, Richmond VA 23284-3042
Web: https://www.support.vcu.edu/give/engineering Select the Cody Woodson Scholarship

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