Originally created 11/04/99

Mr. Frank Wright Jr.



Mr. Frank "Candy" Wright Jr., 54, of Windsor Spring Road, died Monday, Nov. 1, 1999, at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral will be at noon Friday at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. James Abraham officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Wright, a native of Augusta, had retired after 23 years as a cook at Georgia Regional Hospital. He was a tenor singer for the J.C. Green and the Mighty Revelories and the Dynamic New Abraham Brothers.

Survivors include his wife, Anne Dantignac Wright; three sons, Eldre Wright and Andre Wright, both of Hephzibah, and Travon Wright, Augusta; a brother, Willie Wright, Hephzibah; a sister, Betty Wright Ryals, Hinesville; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be members of the brotherhood of Truevine Baptist Church.

Friends may call at 3827 Dorsett St.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 4, 1999