Originally created 12/22/99

Mr. Thomas Wright



MILLEN, Ga. -- Mr. Thomas Wright, 80, of South Masonic Street, died Friday, Dec. 17, 1999, at Jenkins County Hospital.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Zion Baptist Church with the Rev. D.M. Broomfield officiating. Burial will be in New Millen Cemetery.

Mr. Wright, a native of Burke County, had worked at Millen Fish Market. He was a member of Zion Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ruby Rivers; a son, Thomas Wright Jr., Cheyenne, Wyo.; a daughter, Mary A. Butler, Millen; a brother, Willie Wright, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Dwight's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 22, 1999