Bobbie L. Wright • June 16, 2022

Bobbie Lou Wright, age 86, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2022. She was born in Quitman, MS to Cleo and Claudie Hayes. She resided in Quitman MS until she married Harold Wright (deceased) in 1953 and moved to Grove Hill, AL and subsequently to Mobile, AL. She moved to Pensacola, FL in 1969 and began working at Pensacola Naval Air Station in the Safety Center for NARF, later known as NADEP. After serving more than 30 years of service, she retired as the NADEP Safety Officer and was one of the last remaining employees from NADEP’s closure.
Bobbie loved working in the garden and with her plants. She was a fantastic southern country cook and loved to spend her time canning and freezing vegetables and making jams and jellies. She also enjoyed crocheting, quilt making and cross-stitching. Bobbie was always very involved with her church and over the years held various positions such as secretary and treasurer.
Bobbie is survived by her three children: Martha Maddux (Al), Robert Jr. (Lisa) and Jeffery; three grandchildren: Shannon Reid, Chris Wright (Gina) and Brian Barnes; three great grandchildren: Tyler Reid, Anna Wright and Daniel Wright; her sisters: Blanche McLemore (C.W.) and Edna Herring.
Visitation will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 21, at 9:30-10:30. Funeral services, led by Reverend Kenneth Lowbriel, will follow at 10:30.

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