Donnie Wright, 73 of Fletcher, died Saturday, December 21, 2013 at the Elizabeth House following a short illness.
A native of Shelby Gap, KY, he was the son of the late Delmer & Vessie Wright. He worked for Cranston Print Works for 40 years and then 5 years with the NC State Highway Department. Donnie was a member of Fletcher First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Annette Wright; a daughter, Regina Baker and her husband Ricky; a son, Scott Wright and his wife Elaine; two granddaughters, Katie Baker ìFlossymayî and Jessica Wright all of Fletcher; a sister, Vonnie Addington and her husband Bobbie of Pound, VA; a brother, Dale Wright of Fletcher; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 23, 2013 at Fletcher First Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Hooperís Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.