Nettie Carlean Wright Lynn

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Nettie Carlean Wright Lynn, 89, passed away peacefully at her home Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. Carlean was born in Manila to the late Henry Carl and Rebecca Izora Wright on Sept. 26, 1932. She enjoyed gardening, being outdoors, her family, and was of the Methodist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Edward Lynn; son, Darrell Edward Lynn; and grandson, Zachary Lynn Malcolm.

Survivors include daughters, Connie Malcolm-Whitman and Teresa Kelley (Jan Carl Fuson) of Paragould; Carla Craig (Carl) of Cookeville, Tenn.; son, Bruce Lynn (Taryn) of Greeneville, Texas; 12 grandchildren, Joshua Malcolm (Andrea), Springdale, Jordan Whitman, Kyle Kelley (Melissa), Paragould, Bree Fortner (Jeremy), Southaven, Miss., Caylie Craig, Murfreesboro, Tenn., Kelsey Craig (Joe), Charlotte, N.C., Caleb Craig, Knoxville, Tenn., Karilynn Craig, Johnson City, Tenn., Caitryn Craig, Nashville, Tenn., Claire Craig, Cookeville, Tenn., Lindsey Lynn, Conner Lynn, Greeneville, Texas; nine great-grandchildren, Kyla, Brody, Luke, Blakely, Lafe, Finley, Graci, Alex, Phoebe; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are to be determined, but a graveside service is planned for a later date at the Manila Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to The American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or the First United Methodist Church in Paragould.

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