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Alice Ford Wright
1930 - 2013

Alice Ford Wright, 82, of Wichita Falls, passed away Wednesday, March 13.

Graveside services were held Monday at Rosemont Cemetery under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

Alice was born March 28, 1930 in Wichita Falls, to the late Frank Milton Ford, Sr. and Gertrude Lovet Ford. She was the first female bus driver in Wichita Falls and Abilene, and was a former manager of the Tomahawk Lounge.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Ted Wright, November 22, 1981; her sister, Mary Ford; and her brother, Frank M. Ford, Jr.

Survivors include two daughters, Jane Vincent of Iowa Park and Martha Folmar of Wichita Falls; a son, Richard F. Nichols of Wichita Falls; seven grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren.

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