CHAMPAIGN – Celebration of life memorial services for Kelly Jo Wright-Wood, 45, of Pall Mall, Tenn., formerly of Champaign, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Calvary Baptist Church, 2106 E. Windsor Road, Urbana. Pastor Gary Gritton will officiate.
Kelly passed away at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Cumberland Hospital, Crossville, Tenn.
She was born Jan. 25, 1967, in Urbana, a daughter of Gary Wright and Teresa (Shafer) Rahn. She married David Wood in 1986 at Mount Vernon United Methodist Church, Champaign. He survives.
Also surviving are a daughter, Oma Grace Wood, age 7, and a son, Alex Wood, age 18, both of Pall Mall, Tenn.; a brother, Gary Wright of Urbana; and two sisters, Mona Hyatt of Champaign and Amy Wright of Urbana.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Kelly was a member of the Wolf River Methodist Church in Pall Mall, where memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013.
She loved the outdoors, hiking, fishing and traveling. She was a wonderful mother to her two children.
Kelly was a private duty certified nursing assistant and graduated from Parkland College as a registered nurse. She was employed by Carle Hospital in Urbana and later in the intensive care unit of Cumberland Hospital.
Memorial contributions in Kelly's name may be sent to the Wolf River Methodist Church, 3500 Wolf River Loop, Pall Mall, TN 38577, or to Calvary Baptist Church in Urbana.
Online condolences to the family may be offered at www.HeathandVaughn.com.