JACKSON, Tenn. ó Charlie Wright, 72, died Jan. 6, 2019, in Jackson, Tennessee. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Northside M.B. Church with the Rev. Kevin Jackson officiating. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon-6 p.m. Friday at Carterís Funeral Services. Carterís Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Wright was born May 25, 1946, in Clay County, to the late Charlie Marble Sr. and Mary Wright. He was formerly employed with Mitchell Engineering. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Belinda Sharpe; and 11 siblings. He is survived by his children, Charles Williams of Jackson, Mary Wright of Columbus and Kimberly Wright of East St. Louis, Illinois; siblings, Addie B. Nelson of Columbus, Mattie Metcalf and Earnestine Paine, both of Rockford, Illinois; 18 grandchildren; and 37 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Vante Jones, Curlie Stevenson, Sedrick Stevenson, Anthony Thompson, Omari Williams and Fred Pate.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on January 11, 2019
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