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Jerry Wayne Wright

October 18, 1950 ~ March 27, 2022 (age 71)

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Jerry Wayne Wright, 71, passed away on March 27, 2022. He was born in Boise City, OK, on October 18, 1950, to Walter and Nora Wright.


Jerry was a proud Army Veteran who served his country during the Vietnam War. He was a master fabricator and welder, as well as a carpenter. Jerry took pride in the land he owned and enjoyed taking care of it. He loved cultivating his garden, building his cabin, and hunting.


Jerry was a loving dad, grandpa, brother, uncle, and friend whose memory will forever be cherished by those that loved him.


He is preceded in death by his parents, Walter Wright and Nora (Riggs) Wright; brothers, Vernon Wright, John Wright, and Virgil Wright; and sister, Velta Wright. He is survived by his sons, Vernon Wright and Jeremy Wright; daughter, Michelle McCleod (Michael); brothers, Mark Wright, Darrell Wright, Jack Wright, and Victor Wright; sister, Beth Cramer; grandchildren, Kelsie McCleod, Delanie Harris, and Jillian Key; and one new great-grandchild, Jolie Harris.


The funeral service will be held at Willis Funeral Service chapel on Monday, April 4, 2022, at 2 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Alderbrook Cemetery.


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Funeral Service
April 4, 2022

2:00 PM
Willis Funeral Service
3513 Harrison Street
Batesville, AR 72501

Interment following funeral service
April 4, 2022

Alderbrook Cemetery
Desha, AR
Desha, AR 72527

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