Mary Alice Wright, age 70, passed from this life on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at her home in Sand Springs. Mary was born to John and Georgianna ?Dollie? (White) Waresback on January 16, 1942 in Picher, Oklahoma. She graduated from Jay High School in Jay, Oklahoma and worked for the Sand Springs Police Department as a Dispatcher and later worked for the Creek County Sheriff?s Office as a Jailer and Dispatcher. When Mary left the Sheriff?s Office she worked for Action security in Tulsa as a Dispatcher for several more years until retirement. Mary enjoyed going to the Casino and most of all she loved her great-grandchildren. Mary is survived by a son Randy Wright of Sand Springs, a daughter Joy Rhodes of Ft. Worth, Texas, a brother Mike Waresback and wife Geneva of Tulsa, eight grandchildren Shawna Lee, Holly Harrison, Keelin Wright, Ashley wright, Stevie Mitchell, Dillon Wright, Zackary Rhodes, Zoey Rhodes and ten great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Georgianna Waresback, a son Steven Wright and a sister Edith Cowles.