Madeline Nivell Wright (June 26, 1929 - August 4, 2020) served as president of the Junior League of Baton Rouge in 1962. She is known by many as the author of the recipe for Spinach Madeleine in River Road Recipes I. Madeline is survived by her brother-in-law and sister, Dr & Mrs. O M Thompson, Jr., and by her two children, Rosalie N. Reymond and William P. Reymond III along with his wife Robin. She is also survived by her three grandsons, Ben, David, and Mark, along with their mother Betsy, in addition to many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, Grace Episcopal Church Cemetery Fund (PO Box 28,70775) or Bridgeway Healthcare and Hospice (13702 Coursey Blvd., Bldg. 5, Suite 7, Baton Rouge, LA, 70815).
We offer our deepest sympathy and prayers to the families for strength and peace during their journey of healing.