BRUCE – William Earl Wright, 62, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at his home. He was a member of Old town Baptist Church and a retired plant manager of Westwood Furniture Tupelo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce with Bro. Robert Earl Alexander and Bro. Johnny Cherry officiating. Burial will be in Pinecrest Memorial Garden Cemetery in Pittsboro. Parker Memorial Funeral Home of Bruce is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Kay Baker Wright; daughter, Paula Wright Patton; son-in-law, Tommy Patton of Pittsboro; sons, Bryan Earl Wright, William Mark Wright, both of Pittsboro; brother, Bro. Ervin Wright and wife, Peggy Wright of Calhoun City; and mother-in-law, Josey Baker of Houston.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ervin Cleo Wright and Mable Spratlin Wright; sisters-in-law, Patsy Ruth Mills and Barbara Ann Winters; father-in-law, Ruble Baker; and nephew, Steven Greg Wright.
Pallbearers will be Ted Easley, Don White, Richard Earl Murphree, Scott Cannon, Steven Winter, and Benny Baker.
Honorary pallbearers will be Sammy Baker, Ben Johnson and Bobby Cannon.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.