William Robert Wright
April 24, 1950 - June 10, 2018
William Robert Wright Jr., 68, passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018, at his home. He was born April 24, 1950 to the late William "Bill" Robert Wright Sr. and the late Anna Kate Dykes Wright. He retired from M.T.D. Products after 32 years of service in the maintenance department. He farmed and raised cattle for his entire adult life. His greatest blessings were his 7 grandchildren that he loved to spoil. He also loved traveling to the Smoky Mountains. He was a member of New Chapel Methodist Church.
Services will be 11:00 am on Tuesday June 12, 2018 at New Chapel Methodist Church with Bro. Danny Wilburn and Bubba Bennett officiating. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 pm tonight, Monday, June 11, 2018 at Senter Funeral Home. Burial will be in New Chapel Methodist Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Sandy Leathers Wright, daughters: April (Greg) Padgett and Laura (Brenan) Haynes, son, Stephen (Lara) Blake, granddaughters: Grace Padgett, Callie Chism, Madison Padgett, Presley Blake, and Ella Faye Padgett; grandsons: Hayden Lindley, and Will Haynes; sisters: Wilma Jean McDaniel and Barbara Ann Neal; brother, Lee Allen (Angie) Wright; sister-in-law, Jeannine (Bryon) Wilemon and a host of nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Mary Evelyn Wright, Patsy Waggoner, Gwenda Bennett, and Virginia Ruth McCarley.
Pallbearers Kelly Woolven, Bubba Bennett, Sonny White, Nathan Wilemon, Paul Smith, Ronnie Dye, Robbie Horne, Robbie Waggoner.
Memorials can be made to Evergreen Fire Department, 4825 Hwy 371 S., Nettleton, MS 38858