News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 5, 2013

Carolyn J. ‘Pook’ (Yowell) Wright


TERRE HAUTE — Carolyn J. “Pook” (Yowell) Wright, 65, of Terre Haute, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Carolyn was born Feb. 15, 1948, in Clinton, the daughter of Robert and Marilyn (Hixon) Yowell. Ms. Wright was a self-employed housekeeper working for many families in the Clinton and Terre Haute area.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Darrell Wright; and a daughter, Michelle Lamb.

Survivors include her sons, Larry J. (Frances) Lamb Jr. and Rick L. Lamb (fiancee, Shannon Sparks), all of Clinton; grandson, Keith J. Lamb; one great-grandson; sisters, Kim (Jeff) Ingram of Clinton, and Laurie (JOE) Kelsheimer of Shepardsville; brother, Bobby (Mary) Yowell of Clinton; and Carolyn’s companion, James Wooten.

A celebration of Carolyn’s life will be held Saturday, July 6, 2013, at 2 p.m. in Solid Rock Baptist Church, 846 South 9th Street, in Clinton, with Pastor George Guinn officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials Please join Carolyn’s family in sharing memories on her tribute wall at: