Shirley Celestine Wright went peacefully to the Lord on Friday, July 24, 2020. She was born to Isaac Shaw and Lillian Wyatt.
She was employed at the Harrison opera House in Norfolk Virginia for many years, she also was a member of olive Grove Baptist church, and A board member of the HOA of Wellington Oaks for over 30 years, she was known best for being a coach and a mentor to the young ladies in the community ( The Wellington Oaks Cardinals), And made a Impact on each and everyone she came in contact with.
Shirley was married for 47 years to Leon Wright, Jr. she will be proceeded In death by her husband , her first born son Leon Wright III, granddaughter JaKyrah Kersey and her parents. She leave to cherish her life and memory her 3 daughters, Cathenia keyes, Yolanda Kersey both of Norfolk , and Sheena Wright of Chesapeake , Son Kevin Wright of Norfolk . 5 Grand Children : LaKisha Riddick , Ja Mar Wright , Kiara & Kione worrell , Devonte Barbour, Quandeer Kersey, Tyrell Johnson; 10 great grand children , and 1 great great grand child . 2 Sisters Delois Penn ( Tony) , Vernita king ( Russell), 1 brother Steven Shaw ( Sharon) , and A special hairstylist/ friend Samantha Riddick. And a host of family and close friends.