Kilburnie Compton Wright, 91 of Louisa, Virginia; died Wednesday March 11, 2009 at Elizabeth House Assisted Living; Glen Allen, VA. She was the daughter of the late Meredith and Elizabeth Hopkins; and the widow of both Cecil Compton and Randolph Wright. In her younger life she was an active member of Yanceyville Christian Church and later became a member of Louisa Christian Church. She worked for Louisa Manufacturing as a seamstress all her adult life.
She is survived by a daughter, Cecilia C. Bowles and her husband Wendell of Manakin-Sabot ; and a son, Calvert Lee Compton, Sr. and his wife Betsye of Louisa; a devoted step-daughter, Peggie Massie of Louisa, VA; two brothers, Russell and Conway Hopkins both of Louisa; a sister, Evelyn Chapman of Charlottesville; two granddaughters, Wendy Taylor and Debbie Chadwick; two grandsons, Calvert Compton, Jr. and Christopher Compton; and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held 4 pm, Saturday, March 14th at Woodward Funeral Home; Rev. Denny Burnette will officiate; burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3-4 pm prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Louisa Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1777, Louisa, Virginia 23093.
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