June 24, 2010

William Douglas Wright

William Douglas Wright, age 88, Sheffield, passed away Thursday, June 24, 2010.

Visitation, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Saturday, June 26, 2010 at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia, Alabama. Graveside service, 2:00 p.m. Sunday, June 27, 2010, Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama. Nephews served as pallbearers.

Mr. Wright was a Navy veteran, retired from TVA and a member of First United Methodist Church of Sheffield, Alabama.

He is survived by his brother, Charles Harvey Wright, Florence, AL.; 2 sisters, Rebecca Hearn, Sheffield, AL., and Catherine Brooks, KY.; 2 sisters-in-law, Eloise Mills, and Reva Wright; and a host of nephews, nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Sorona Briggs Wright and Pauline Pickens Wright; wife, Margaret Inez Caudell Wright; brother, Sammy Briggs Wright; sisters, Jeanette Rose and Sue Byram.

He was a wonderful person and will be missed by all.

Miles Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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