Derrell Wright, Sr., 56, of Bullard, TX, went to be with our Lord on July 30, 2016. He was born August 25, 1959 in Jacksonville, Texas to Dorothy Ganske Wright and Jesse Wright. He will be remembered for his unwavering faith in Jesus Christ and his love and dedication to his family. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Ganske Wright.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday at the Oak Grove Church with Bro. Joe Ballard officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery in Jacksonville under the direction of Boren-Conner Funeral Home of Bullard.
Derrell is survived by his wife, Melissa Wright of Bullard, one son, Derrell Wright, Jr. of Willis, TX, his father, Jessie Wright of Piedmont, OK, one sister, Kim Wright Yarbough of Huffman TX, two brothers, Larry Wright of Santa Fe, TX and Keith Wright of Tyler, TX, five step daughters, Barbie Fuentez of Montgomery, TX, Melissa Casey of Houston, TX, Savannah Simpson of Lindale, Jennifer Spurger of Tyler and Stevi Spurger of Midlothian, 12 grandkids and 1 great granddaughter.
Published on August 3, 2016