Woodson W. Wright Jr.
Chesapeake - Woodson William Wright, Jr., 80, of Scotfield Drive, died Saturday, November 2, 2013 in his residence. A native of Portsmouth, he was a retired longshoreman of Local 1970. He was a US Navy
Survivors include his wife, Elsie V. Wright; two sons, Tony S. Wright and wife Kristi of Fairfield, CA and Woodson W. Wright III of Chesapeake; a sister, Judith Hackworth of Durham, NC ; a brother, Charles Ackinson of Chesapeake; three grandchildren, Kyle, Shane and Tyler; and a host of loving nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 6, at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, by Pastor Aaron Palmer. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel, Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Holy Communion Lutheran Church, 6220 Portsmouth Blvd., Ports., VA 23701.www.SturtevantFuneralHome.com