The following obituary was published in the Sunbury, Pennsylvania Daily Item on 5/13/2008:
Audrey Mabus Hollingshead Wright
MAYTOWN - Audrey Mabus Hollingshead Wright, 95, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Longwood Manor, Maytown.
She was born Dec. 2, 1912, in Sunbury, a daughter of the late Newton L. and Flora Mae (Irvin) Mabus.
She retired in 1971 from the Army Corps of Engineers, where she had worked as a logistician and financial and material management specialist for 32 years.
Audrey and her husband retired to St. Simons Island, Ga., and then to Hilton Head, S.C. She then moved from the Cypress, Hilton Head, in 2005 to Longwood Manor, Maytown.
Audrey was involved with supporting humane societies wherever she lived and loved being with her dogs. She enjoyed playing golf and watching it on television.
She is survived by 13 nieces and nephews; 16 great-nieces and nephews; a brother-in-law, Percy Batey; and two sister-in-laws, Eileen Mabus and Barbara Wright. She will be missed by her dog, Duke.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Homer Hollingshead and Richard Wright.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday at Longwood Manor, 2760 Maytown Road, Maytown, where a memorial service will be conducted at 3.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Audrey's memory to a humane society of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are by Miller/Sekely Funeral Services, Elizabethtown.
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