American Veteran 04

Andrew Wright

August 8, 1947 ~ July 5, 2020 (age 72)

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Obituary

     Mr. Andrew Wright, 72, of Richmond, Virginia, departed this earthly life on Sunday, July 5, 2020; while in the comfort of his home.

      Andrew began his journey through life on Friday, August 8, 1947 in Emporia, Virginia.   He was born to the parentage of the late Wallace Winfield Wright and Cedie Pearl Fisher Wright.  For a number of years, he was employed as an automotive mechanic.   Andrew was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Bessie Ann Turner Wright.  

     Treasured memories will forever remain in the hearts of: his children, Eugenia Lewis (George), Ricky Davis (Arnita), Andrew Taylor, Syrena Walton (Nakia) all of Emporia, Virginia, Regina Powell (Mike) of Richmond, Virginia Darrin Sloan, Sr. (Gwendolyn) of Hampton, Virginia and Diandra Wright of Gainesville, Florida; seven children-at-heart, James Broadnax, Lisa Cameron, Deloris Edwards, Nora Roberson, Stephanie Speller, Eric Broadnax and Elton Broadnax; siblings, James Wright (Rosa) of Fayetteville, North Carolina, Pearl Winston and Gaynell Wright both of Richmond, Virginia; two nieces, Pamela Kinlaw of Fayetteville, North Carolina and Crystal Wright of  Raleigh, North Carolina; one nephew, Anthony Wright of Richmond, Virginia; a longtime, special friend, Donald 'DB' Brown; a host of grandchildren, relatives and friends.

     

 

Relatives and Friends are encouraged to visit Mr. Wright's tribute wall to share memories, extend condolences and to order floral tributes, as sentiments to the family.  

 

The Management and Staff of Knox-High Mortuary, Inc. is privileged to provide

"Distinctive Services, With The Essence Of Excellence"

to the family of Mr. Andrew Wright

We ask that you join us in remembering the family in both thought and prayer. 

 "Diligent in Business; Fervent in Spirit." - Romans: 12:11

 

 

 

 

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Services

Viewing
Friday
July 10, 2020

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Knox-High Mortuary, Inc.
568 Halifax St.
Emporia, VA 23847

Viewing
Saturday
July 11, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Knox-High Mortuary, Inc.
568 Halifax St.
Emporia, VA 23847

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 11, 2020

2:00 PM
Knox-High Mortuary, Inc.
568 Halifax St.
Emporia, VA 23847

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
July 11, 2020

Greensville Memorial Cemetery
1250 Skippers Rd
Emporia, VA 23847

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