ROBERT CEE WRIGHT Robert Cee Wright was born on March 31, 1923 in Muncie, Indiana to Grace Marie Wright and Robert Clemons, who have pre
ceded him in death. He was raised in the church and found Christ at an early age. Robert Cee and Alfreda Camille Dusenbury were joined in Holy Matrimony on March 2, 1946 in Youngstown, Ohio. To this union two children were born; Robert LeVoyd, who preceded him in death, and Camille Darlene. God has blessed Bob and Alfreda with a lovely family and a long and beautiful marriage that has lasted more than 67 years. In celebration of their sixty-fifth anniversary, they received a personal proclamation from President Obama. Robert served his country in the Army during World War II from 1943 to 1946. In October of this year, Mr. Wright traveled to Washington, D.C. to be honored as a Veteran of World War II. A Fine Arts graduate of Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana Mr. Wright also earned a Degree in Business Education. Mr. Wright became Director of the Art Department at the Detroit Historical Museum, later retiring in 1982. Gifted in art, Mr. Wright was instrumental in the planning and organization of exhibits at the famed Dr. Richard Wright Museum of African American Art in Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Wright was an original investor in the Fort Pierce Jazz Society and The House of Jazz. Mr. Robert Cee Wright departed this life on November 10, 2013 at Lawnwood Regional Hospital in Fort Pierce, Florida. He leaves to mourn and cherish his memory his loving wife, Alfreda; his cherished daughter, Camille; and a host of caring and devoted friends and relatives who have loved him, have been greatly enriched by having him in their lives and will miss him deeply. Memorial Service on Saturday, November 16, 2013, 11:00 a.m. Goodwill Presbyterian Church 606 North 29th Street Fort Pierce, Florida, 34957. Please mail any donations in the name of Robert Cee Wright Goodwill Presbyterian Church.

Published in the TC Palm on Nov. 15, 2013