Mark Wright

MOORESVILLE - Mark Wright, 61, passed away at his residence with his family by his side on July 9, 2013.

He was born June 25, 1952 in Barberton, Ohio, to Bruce Wright of Rittaman, Ohio and the late June Pappas.

A service to celebrate Mark's life will be held 3 p.m. Sunday in the Founders Chapel of McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia.

The family will receive friends from noon until 3 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia.

Interment will be private.

Mark was a devoted hard working Dad to his family. He was a Union Journeyman Wireman out of local Union 379, Charlotte. He loved to travel and spend time with family and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Lisa Wright, two sons, Mark Wright Smith of Florida, Tarrie Aiken, III of Mooresville, two daughters, Samantha Aiken of Kings Mountain, Sarah Aiken of Mooresville, goddaughter, K.C. McPherson of Kalamazoo, MI., two brothers, Doug Wright and wife Vickie of Lehigh Acres, Florida, Greg Wright and wife Ruth of Tennessee, two sisters, Robin Lucas of Ohio, Stephanie Eshack and husband Jeremiah of Ohio, four grand-children, Makenzie and Makayla Aiken, Christian and Christopher Epps, III and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Iredell County, 150 Fairview Road, Mooresville, N.C. 28117.

Condolences may be sent on line to

McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Wright family.

Funeral Home

McLean Funeral Directors
700 South New Hope Road Gastonia, NC 28054
(704) 865-3451

Published in Gaston Gazette on July 13, 2013