Rita Faye Wright, 57, of Murfreesboro, Arkansas passed away at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, August 11, 2018. She was born in Faulkville, Alabama on April 5, 1961 to the late Don and Mary Higginbottom. Rita is also preceded in death by a sister Pamela Higginbottom.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories her loving husband, Kevin Wright, three children; Travis Sluder and his wife Kelly, Casey Henson, Melody Wright, eight grandchildren, a brother; Carlos Higginbottom (Carletta), five amazing sisters; Ladonna Stinson, De Skinner (Devon), Sharon Wright, Janice Parker-Boulan and Zina VanGilder (Alfred), and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Rita was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She was a true artist and enjoyed painting and drawing but most of all she loved her grandkids.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made directly to the funeral home to help with her services.
Cremation arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.