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Thelma M. Wainwright
LINCOLN - WAINWRIGHT, Thelma M. (Barr) 96, of Lincoln, died January 26, 2014. She was the wife of the late James T. Wainwright. Mrs. Wainwright was born in Lincoln. She was a daughter of the late Andrew and Caroline (Feather) Barr. She was employed by Shawmut Bank of RI, formerly People's Bank as a bookkeeper for 25 years until her retirement in 1982. Mrs. Wainwright was a communicant of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Pawtucket where she was a member of the choir and soloist for 60 years, former Sunday school teacher, AARP and a volunteer at Hallworth House.
She is survived by her four children, Valerie Brown of Esmond, Diane Daveau of Pawtucket, James T. Wainwright II of Attleboro and Andrew J. Wainwright of Foxboro. Fifteen grandchildren and thirty three great-grandchildren. Sister of the late Carolyn Baughman.
A funeral gathering will be held on Wednesday at 8 am in the Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Ave. Pawtucket with a service at 9 am in St. Luke's Episcopal Church 670 Weeden St., Pawtucket. Calling Hours Tuesday 4 to 8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church Memorial Fund. Burial will be in Moshassuck Cemetery. For online condolences please visit www.merrickrwilliamsfh.com