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Hazel M. Wright

Hazel Marie Spraggins Wright, 92, New Albany, died Monday, May 14, 2007, at Autumn Woods Health Care in New Albany.
A native of Crawford County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse M. and Sallie L. Deal Spraggins.
She was a homemaker.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Thearl Wright; two daughters, Ethel M. Erb and Betty Howson; a brother, Arthur C. Spraggins; and four sisters, Ruah B. McDaniel, Blanche L. Brown, Mabel M. Weathers and Lula M. Adkins.
Survivors include three sons, Kenneth, Donald R. and James T. Wright, all of New Albany; five daughters, Opal Bowman and Joyce Marr, both of New Albany, Norma Talley and Phyllis Wright, both of Jeffersonville, and Ruby Simon of Okeechobee, Fla.; a brother, Russell G. Spraggins of Huntingburg; a sister, Dollie Atkins of Indianapolis; 27 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, May 16, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 17, after 10 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Thursday, May 17, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home followed by burial in Bethlehem Cemetery near Crandall.
Officiant: The Rev. Jerry Rairdon.