January 31, 1932 ~ May 2, 2022

Born in: Reims, France
Resided in: Leicester, NC

Elyane Geanty Wright, 90, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2022.

A native of Reims, France, Elyane was the daughter of the late René and Lucienne Caillot Geanty. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Boyd F. Wright, and an infant daughter.

She enjoyed reading and attended St. Barnabas Catholic Church when she was able.

Mrs. Wright is survived by her daughter, Linda Gossett (Keith); son, Dale Wright (Vicky); brother, Raymond Geanty; grandchildren, Kelly Nields, Alyssa Alfieri, Kristen Owen, and Jared Gossett; and great-grandchildren, Sawyer Nields, Violet Alfieri, Anderson Owen, and Elsie, Lawson and Grady Gossett.

Mrs. Wright requested that no formal services be held. The family will have a private sprinkling of their parents’ cremains and a celebration of their lives.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Linda,
    Your mom was a beautiful lady. She meant so much to me and I am so privileged to have known her. Much love to you and your family.


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