Patty Sue Brown-Wright, 78, passed away on Jan. 22, 2019
Patty Sue (Poe) Brown-Wright, 78, of Eureka, died on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 at Greenwood County Hospital.
She was born on March 7, 1940, in El Dorado, the daughter of Roy Thomas and Nellie M. (Page) Poe. She was raised in El Dorado and graduated from local schools. In 1958, Patty was united in marriage to Lawrence Dwight “LD” Brown in El Dorado. To this union, four children were born. They made their home in El Dorado and later Leon. They retired to rural Eureka. This marriage later ended in divorce. Patty later moved into the city of Eureka. On June 4, 1994, Patty was united in marriage to Stephen “Kelly” Wright in Eureka. Kelly preceded her in death on March 6, 2003.
She is survived by : her children, Larry D. Brown of Rosalia, Stacey Lynn Brown of Goddard, and Michael DeWayne Brown of Bristow, Va.; three step-children, Nicholas Wright of Emporia, James Robert Wright, and Sarah Dawn Marie McDonald of Athens, Texas; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one son, Clifford; and one grandson, Jeremy.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 at the First Baptist Church in Eureka with Pastor Dan Buck officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Eureka.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to the First Baptist Church. Contributions may be sent in care of Koup Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 595, Eureka, KS 67045, which is overseeing arrangements. Condolences may be left for the family online at koupfunerals.com.