Jacqueline Drayton Wright

Published 7:50 am Monday, November 8, 2021

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Mrs. Jacqueline Drayton Wright, 86, of Mocksville, passed from this fragile earthly life into the joy of Heaven on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021.
She was born in Philadelphia, Pa. on Aug. 15, 1935, daughter of the late Frank and Mildred Lindsay. She was also preceded in death by her grandparents, George and Bessie Rowland; and her aunt, Edythe Maiser.
A graduate of Pleasantville High School in New Jersey and Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia, she had a long medical career as a certified radiological technologist. She lived in New Jersey and following her marriage to Charles Wright, moved to Durham before moving and settling into her life in Mocksville. Jacqueline faithfully served her Lord in church programs and activities as a member of Blaise Baptist Church.
Jacqueline is survived by: daughters, Kathie Lynn Drayton Martin (Rick) of Chandler, Ariz., Deborah Lynn Drayton Kilpatrick (David) of Durham; son, Michael Drayton (Debbie Marie) of Mocksville; grandchildren include Caitlin Nicole Martin, Timothy Martin, Stacey Marie King; and a great-grandson, Austin Troy King. Her extended surviving family includes, Wesley Wright and Glenn Wright (Sharon); and grandchildren, Mary Kate Wright Knuttel (Matt), Sandra Beth Wright Ignacio (Allen) and Stephen Wright; and great-grandson, Marcus Ulysses Knuttel.
A celebration of life service will be held at noon Monday, Nov. 8 at Blaise Baptist Church with the Rev. Ken Furches officiating. A graveside service followed in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in kind, should be presented to Serving Him Ministry, PO Box 1135, Mocksville, NC 27028.
Online condolences: www.eatonfuneralservice.com.Jacqueline Drayton Wright