Willie Edna Selby

By | September 29, 2018 6:07 am

Willie Edna Selby, 95, of Sparta, passed away Sept. 27, 2018, at Life Care Center of Sparta.

Born Dec. 21, 1922, in Sparta, she was the daughter of John Thomas Wright and Lula Mae Howard Wright.

Mrs. Selby was a lifetime member of Findlay Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, J.D. Selby; brothers, Thomas, Donald, and Hubert Wright; and sister, Louise Raines.

Survivors include her son, Gary Selby (Linda), of Sparta; grandson, Cameron Selby, of Sparta; granddaughter, Laurie Ann Selby Neeley (Dustin), of Franklin; step-grandson, Neal Goodwin (Rhonda), of Sparta; step-granddaughter, Jenny Thacker (Chris,) of Sparta; brother, Charles “Corky” Wright (Mary Jane), of Florida; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Sept. 29, 2018, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Highland Cemetery. Dwight Fuqua will officiate. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sept. 29, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made in her memory to the Findlay Church of Christ building fund.

Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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