Ella Elizabeth Wright, 94, worked in Virginia Beach tax assessor’s office

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Ella Elizabeth Wright, 94, of Virginia Beach, Va., passed away on Aug. 7, 2016.

Born in Worton, Md., she was the daughter of the late Bertie and Etta Coleman. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Dean Wright.

She was retired from the City of Virginia Beach Tax Assessor’s Office. She was a charter member of Calvin Presbyterian, Thalia Presbyterian, Bow Creek Presbyterian and Open Door Chapel, and a counselor at 700 Club.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, William Dean Wright Jr., (Cackie) and Thomas Wright (Julie); grandchildren, William Dean Wright III (Liz), Tammy Daugherty (Steve), Sean Wright, Jennifer Wright (Frank), and Sarah Mathes (Tommy); 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

The family wishes to express their deepest gratitude to Interim Hospice for their gentle kindness and support.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, 3600 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, Va. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Chaplain Darren Wiscow officiating. Interment will follow in Princess Anne Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.