William "Bill" Wright Obituary:
Funeral Date: 1/3/2007
William “Bill” Wright, age 69, of Hilo, Ark.; died Sunday, December 31st at his home. He was born August 10, 1937 in Hilo, Ark.; a son of the late Ellis Wright and Birdie Holmes Wright. He was employed as a supervisor with Milam Construction in El Dorado, Ark, for 28 years, a member of Union Hill Baptist Church in Ingalls, Ark. and served in the Army National Guard. He was also preceded in death by a son Deryl Wright and a brother Charles “Punch” Wright. Surviving is his wife Jane Wright of Hilo, Ark., whom he married August 20, 1994. 2 sons Lynn Wright and spouse Gail and Scott Wright and spouse Amy all of Hilo, Ark. A daughter Cheryl Harrod and spouse Ron of Atlanta, Kansas. 2 step-daughters, Paula Belin, Atascocita, TX; and Kelley Hollingsworth and spouse Mark, Hermitage, Ark. 3 sisters Sue Reynolds, Jersey, Ark.; Jean Harrod, Ingalls, Ark,; and Eva Smith and spouse John of Hilo, Ark. 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 1:30pm Wednesday, January, 3rd at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Randy Cox and Rev. Jerry Hines officiating. Paige Grider was organist, pianist was Amy Wright and soloist was Stephanie Wright. Burial with flag presentation was in Hilo Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Chris Wright, Brent Wright, Justin McClintock, Johnny Ray Smith, Larry Harrod, Donald Harrod, Randy Reynolds and Sonny Bethea. Honorary pallbearers were Mark Hollingsworth, John Milam, Jerry Williams, Pete Williams. Memorials preferred Life Touch Hospice; 2301 Champagnolle; El Dorado, AR. 71730 or American Cancer Society.