Franklin Edison Wright
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Franklin Edison Wright of Oakman, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at the age of 95. He was born on Aug. 29, 1917.

The family will receive friends today, May 22, 2013, at 9 a.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held today, May 22, 2013, at 10 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel, with burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Shane Morrow will officiate, Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct.

Mr. Wright was preceded in death by his father, Henry Clay Wright; mother, Carrie Lee Moore Wright; sister, Mary Terrell; brothers, Ransome, Raliegh, Ralph and Lewis Wright; wife, Ruby Golden Fletcher Wright; and grandparents, Lewis Marshal Wright and Sara Jane Wright.

He is survived by his daughters, Caryl Curtis of Oakman, Lana Lambert of Lake Panosofkee, Fla., and Sandra Carpenter of Newark, Ohio; sons, Franklin Wright Jr. (Gail) of Royce City, Texas and Robert Wright (Mary Beth) of Oakman; sisters, Dorothy Kash of Frenchburg, Kent. and Buena Ely of Louisville, Ky.; 19 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.