Ms. Eunice Luke Wright, 79, of Tifton passed away on Friday, January 21, 2022 at her residence.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 30, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. in the chapel of Albritton Funeral Directors with the Rev. Steve Tucker officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.
Ms. Wright was born September 23, 1942 in Tift County to the late Richard Gorden Luke, Sr., and Ezell Pitts Luke. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Steven Wayne Dorough, her first husband, Thomas Gerald Dorough and her brother, James Richard Luke. Ms. Wright attended Carpenter Road Church of God and had lived most of her life in Tift County. She was the first lady UPS driver in Georgia. She retired from UPS after twenty-five years. Miss Eunice was always the life of the party and loved to dance. She loved a good card game and loved to travel on cruises.
Ms. Wright is survived by three sons and daughter-in-law, Thomas Tracy Dorough of Cordele, Mitchell Alan Dorough of Tifton and James Randall and Sarah Dorough of Wichita, Kansas; nine grandchildren and several great grandchildren; one brother, Richard Gorden Luke, Jr., of Warner Robins; two sisters and brother-in-law, Carolyn Hall and Mary Alice and Calvin Franks all of Tifton. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.