Originally created 12/21/06

Robert Lee Wright (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at Doctors Hospital. Mr. Robert Lee "Bob" Wright, 63, of Augusta. Mr. Wright was a native and life long resident of Augusta. He graduated from The Academy of Richmond County, served in the National Guard during the Vietnam era and was an avid golfer and former member of Goshen Golf Club. He retired from the distribution department of the Augusta Chronicle. "Uncle Bob" as he was fondly known, enjoyed taking photographs and handing out Bazooka Bubble Gum. Family members include his brothers: Kenneth Nathan Wright of Charlotte, Danny Clifton Wright of Augusta, Timothy Ellington (Cherie) Wright of Augusta; nieces and nephews: Brett, Lee, Ivey and Ben. The Funeral Mass will be Friday, December 22, 2006 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary on-the-Hill Catholic Church with Fr. Justin Ferguson celebrant. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to St. Mary on-the-Hill School Endowment Fund, 1220 Monte Sano Ave., Augusta, GA 30904. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 21, 2006