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WRIGHT, Jr., Wayne Mr. Wayne "Skip" Wright Jr., 49, of Atlanta passed away, Friday, November 24, 2017 surrounded by family and friends. Wayne was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 4, 1968, to Wayne Wright Sr. and Georgie Gartrell-Wright. He graduated from Mays High School in 1986 and received a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Jackson State University (JSU). He was initiated Delta Delta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. at JSU. He was an avid golfer and baseball coach for his son's Little League team. He was employed by Fulton County Government for 17 years, most recently serving as Code Enforcement Administrator. He was also employed as Show Manager for the Intergalactic Bead Show for 11 years. Those left to cherish his memory and celebrate the beauty of his life are: son, Wayne "Tre" Wright, III, whom he shared with former spouse, CaShona Jackson; mother, Georgie Gartrell Wright; father, Wayne Wright Sr.; sister, Johnna Wright; aunt, Chorsie Smith (James); nephew, Chase Wright; first cousins Delta Clark-Glover; Mia Thacker; Tami Finley; and a host of other relatives and friends in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Wayne also leaves behind special family friend, Ms. Dorothy Parks as well as his loving and devoted partner, Renita Williams and her children Evodne, Steven and Tyana. Wayne's Celebration of Life services will be held Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 1:00 PM at The House of Hope Atlanta (GTRBC), 4650 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur, Georgia 30034. PRIVATE Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Ceremony from 11 AM - 12 Noon. Viewing will resume at 12 Noon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: The , In Memory of Wayne Wright Jr., 250 Williams St. NW Atlanta, GA 30303 (attention of Deborah Moore). Today, public viewing from 9 AM - 9 PM at Murray Brothers Cascade Chapel, 1199 Utoy Springs Rd SW, Atlanta (404) 349-3000
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Nov. 26 to Dec. 1, 2017
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