Originally created 11/05/99

Mr. Robert Wright Sr.



Mr. Robert "Bob" Wright Sr., 63, of Stayman Place, died Sunday, Oct. 31, 1999, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Springhill Baptist Church, Hephzibah, with the Rev. Clarence Moore officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Wright, a native of Burke County, had retired from Babcock. He was a member of Springhill Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Garrie Wright, Garry Wright, Robert Wright Jr. and Alfonso Wright, all of Hephzibah; three daughters, Myrtis Philpot and Annette Wright, both of Augusta, and Judy A. Wright, Hephzibah; two brothers, Willie James Wright Jr. and Danny Wright, both of Hephzibah; four sisters, Geneva Martin, Eulla Mae Price and Betty Jean Price, all of Reading, Pa., and Dorothy Williamson; and eight grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Cecil Martin, Charles Prince, Timothy Prince, Charles Wright, Tyrone Prince and Larry Middlebrooks.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends at 2 p.m. today at C.A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 5, 1999