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John M Wright
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1862
Yancey County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 1941
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA

EASLEY, Oct 30. - John M. Wright, 79, well known resident of Pickens county, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. T. C. Richard, 16 Fifth street. Ariail station, at 12:15 o'clock Thursday afternoon. Mr. Wright had been in declining health for the past four years but his condition was not considered serious until a short time before death occurred. He was about the house and was not thought to be any worse but was stricken and died before a physician arrived. He was a native of Yancy county, N. C., and prior to coming to Easley four years ago to make his home had lived for seven years in Chester. He had been making his home with his daughter for several years. He was a son of the late Daniel and Elizabeth Spillers Wright and was a member of the Glassy Mountain Baptist church.
Surviving are 10 children: W. C. Jake, Claude, Ralph, Horace and Furman Wright, Mrs. T. C. Richard, Mrs. Gertie Snyder, Mrs. Bessie Taylor and Mrs. Lottie Belle Lollis; 75 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at the Ariail Wesleyan Methodist church at 3 p. m. Saturday. Rev. A. J. Tant will officiate assisted by Rev. O. B. Stewart and Rev. O.C. Griffin. Interment will be made in Ariail cemetery.
The body is at the home of Mrs. T. C. Richard

Obituary provided by Barbara and David Wright

 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Wright (1830 - 1906)
  Elizabeth Spillers Wright
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ballew Wright (1869 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Gertrude Elizabeth Wright Snider (1885 - 1954)*
  Jacob Woodard Wright (1888 - 1968)*
  Lula Estelle Wright Richard (1892 - 1977)*
  Ella Elizabeth Wright Cooper (1895 - 1927)*
  Claude Allen Wright (1896 - 1975)*
  Willie Carver Wright (1900 - 1985)*
  Lottie Bell Wright Lollis (1904 - 2002)*
  Furman Franklin Wright (1906 - 1983)*
  Bessie Laura Wright Taylor Manley (1909 - 2002)*
  Horace Wright (1912 - 1976)*
  Ralph G Wright (1914 - 1954)*
  Nellie Francis Wright (1918 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Wright (1857 - 1933)*
  Marcus Ervin Wright (1860 - 1930)*
  Lena Wright (1861 - ____)*
  John M Wright (1862 - 1941)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arial United Methodist Church Cemetery
Arial
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Carol Wright
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38862272
John M Wright
Added by: David & Barbara
 
John M Wright
Added by: David & Barbara
 
 
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- Rick and Kathy Wright
 Added: Nov. 4, 2015

- Broken~★~Heart
 Added: May. 18, 2011
Rest in Peace Great-Grandpa
- David & Barbara
 Added: Jul. 15, 2009
 
 
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