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Rev Washington Irving Wright, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1881
Death: May 24, 1964

Rev. Washington I. Wright Sr., of 22 E. Federal St. Burlington, NJ pastor of the Second Baptist Church, Burlington since 1936, died Sunday, He was 84.

Before assuming the pastorate of the Burlington Church, he served as pastor of St. Paul's Baptist Chruch in Florence NJ for 20 years.

Mr. Wright, a Mason, served as advisor of youth groups in Burlington for many years. He was a member of the Bethlehem Baptist Association, Ministers Conference of Philadelphia and Burlington County Chapter NAACP.

He is survived by his wife, Susie; two daughters, Mrs. Katherine Johnson and Mrs. Mary O'Farrow, both of Burlington, four sisters, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held Friday in the Second Baptist Church.

Interment:
Odd Fellows Cemetery, Burlington NJ

Arrangements under the direction of the Waples Funeral Home, Burlington.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Wright (1847 - ____)
  Fenton Blackburn Blagmon Wright (1853 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Susie Anna Lindsey Wright (1884 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Wright Johnson (1917 - 1985)*
  Mary Elizabeth Wright Boyd (1919 - 2008)*
  Washington Irving Wright (1922 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harvey Wright (1870 - 1951)*
  Washington Irving Wright (1881 - 1964)
  Evelyn Wright Dixon (1895 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery and Mausoleum
Burlington
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: 18 grave 4
 
Created by: Andie Parrish
Record added: Apr 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35449496
Rev Washington Irving Wright, Sr
Added by: Andie Parrish
 
Rev Washington Irving Wright, Sr
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Rev Washington Irving Wright, Sr
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