Margarette Wright of Chestertown, MD, died on July 1, 2020 at Easton Memorial Hospital. She was 66.
She was born in Queen Anne’s County, MD on April 2, 1954 the daughter of the late Charles Albert and Sarah Teat Wright. She went to Kennard and Queen Anne’s County High School.

Mrs. Wright worked with Campbell’s Soup and raised her family. She loved to sew. Margarette and her life partner, Cecil Lamar Merritt, had three children. Sadly, Cecil and her daughter Markisha predeceased her.

She is survived by two children: Romeka Damita Merritt of Columbia, MD and Shawn Wilson of Greenwood, DE sisters: Betty Thomas of Edgewood, MD, Shirley Henry (Charles) of Goldsboro, MD, Gladys Hynson (Franklin) of Chestertown, MD, and Cynthia Wright of Chestertown, MD, brothers: Coston Green (Rose) of Church Hill, MD, Albert Wright of Baltimore, MD, Weldon Wright (Betty) of NC, and Robert Wright (Pam) of KS, along with 10 grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Graveside funeral services will be held on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Rich Neck Cemetery.

Arrangements by Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home, P.A.