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Hiram Wright, Jr.

September 20, 1927 ~ July 17, 2018 (age 90)
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WRIGHT. Hiram, Jr. Beloved husband of Lonice Wright (nee Strong) for 65 years. Devoted father of William Bradley (Linda). Adored uncle of Brigitte Wright. Cherished papaw of Cedric B. (Krystan) Wright & April D. Wright-Noe (Brian). Loving great grand papaw of Logan, Molly, EmmaRose, Lorelei, Hiram Hunter & Savanna and great great grand papaw of Charlotte. Dear brother of Henry Ward & Deanna Judd, preceded in death by 13 siblings. He went Home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Age 90. Residence Norwood. Visitation will be held at New Bethel Baptist Church, 2400 Norwood Ave., Norwood on Friday, July 20 from 6-8PM, where funeral services will be Saturday, July 21 at 10AM. Hiram was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church for 50 + years, where he also served as a deacon. He was a member of Scottish Rite & Melrose Lodge 671. He served his country in the US Navy during WWII. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Condolences at www.naegelefuneralhome.com

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