WRIGHT, MR. WALTER - age 71, of Harriman, Tennessee, passed away on Monday, May 19, 2014, at the Roane Medical Center, Harriman, Tennessee. Mr. Wright was born on July 25, 1942, in Shelby, North Carolina, to Thomas A. and Madge Crowder Wright. Mr. Wright was a member of Trenton Street Baptist Church in Harriman, Tennessee. He was a loving father, husband and grandfather, who loved fishing and had built a lot of furniture as a woodworker. He is preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include wife of 48 years, Betty Carol Wright of Harriman, TN; sons, Dwayne Wright of Sandy Springs, GA, Darryl Wright and wife, Jodi of Marietta, GA; two grandchildren, Matthew Wright and Aryn Wright; several nieces and nephews, and many friends. The family will receive friends at Evans Mortuary, Rockwood, Tennessee, on Saturday, May 24, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The funeral service will follow in the chapel at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Ted Taylor officiating. Graveside services will follow the service in Bradbury Cemetery in Kingston, Tennessee. In lieu of flowers, the family ask donations be made to Good Mews, 736 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta, GA. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mr. Walter Wright.


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Published in Knoxville News Sentinel from May 22 to May 23, 2014