Jo (Wright) Cleveland

March 2, 1930 ~ August 20, 2018 (age 88)
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Greathel “Jo” Wright Cleveland

High Point


Greathel “Jo” Wright Cleveland, 88, of High Point, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018, at Hospice Home at High Point.

Born March 2, 1930, in Bristol, VA, she was a daughter of the late George Wright and the late Mary Shelton Wright Brown. Mrs. Cleveland was a homemaker and attended Hope Baptist Church in Sophia.

She is survived by her daughters, Sylvia McNeil and husband Dennis of High Point, and Dolores Hagans and husband Jimmy of Trinity; grandchildren, Christine, Leah, Hannah, and Emily; great-grandchildren, Emma, Rachel, Katie, and Tommy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Warren “Cleve” Howard Cleveland.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday, August 23, 2018, in the Gathering Room of Wright Cremation & Funeral Service with Rev. Steve McSwain officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Garden Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 1:45 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hope Baptist Church Building Fund, 4872 Old Edgar Rd., Sophia, NC 27350.

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Wright Cremation & Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

Donations may be made to:

Hope Baptist Church
4872 Old Edgar Rd., Sophia NC 27350

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