Billy Ray Wright
May 04, 2014 | 979 views | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Billy Ray Wright, 77, of Carbon Hill, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Birmingham. He was born on March 6, 1937.

The family received friends Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.

Funeral services were Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Charles Tittle officiated.

Burial was at Carbon Hill Memorial Gardens.

Wright was a loving father, owner of a business and a member of the Carbon Hill City School Board for 12 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Brack and Ruth Wright; and wife, Patricia Ann Wright.

He is survived by his daughter, Suzanne Wright Carter (Eddie); sons, Christopher Lee Wright (Anessa) and Jeffrey Paul Wright (Brooke); sisters, Daisy Nell Tucker and Cora Dean Tucker; brother, Richard Larry Wright; grandsons, Gary, Matt, Dustin, Drew, Parker and Emerson; and granddaughters, Lauren and Ella.

Pallbearers were Ryan Hill, Jonathan Willis, Matt Willis, Conner Madison, Drew Wright, Matt Carter and Gary Carter. Honorary pallbearer was Lawrence “Buddy” Smith.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571