Mr. Wright was born March 27, 1941, in Cobb County, the son of the late Truman Wright and Linda Franklin Wright. He was a truck driver and Baptist by faith.
Survivors include his wife, Darlene Wright; children and their spouses, Linda (Spencer) Smith, Dallas, Danny (Trina) Wright, Jasper, Aenease Ramirez, Powder Springs, Richie Wright, Powder Springs, Tiffany Wright, Nashville; brother, Paul Wright, Dallas, Bud Wright, Cartersville; sisters, Louise Briby, Marietta, Dot Whittle, Texas; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
In accordance with the family’s wishes the body was cremated.
Memorial services will be held Sunday, August 15, at 2 p.m. J. Collins Funeral Home in Villa Rica.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from noon until the memorial service hour.
To send condolences to the family visit jcollinsfuneralhome.com.