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Rev. Bobby D. Wright

August 28, 1935 ~ June 9, 2021 (age 85)

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Rev. Bobby D. Wright, 85, of Waynesboro, MS passed from this life Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at Pine View Health and Rehabilitation. He was born in Inverness, MS on Wednesday, August 28, 1935 to William Almer Wright and Sister Vera Mae Wright. Bro. Wright was known far and wide as a dedicated Minister who pastored churches for 65 years. He last pastored Little Rock Assembly of God Church in Waynesboro for 23 years. He served as Presbyter of Assemblies of God, Section 7 for many years. Bro. Wright had a far-reaching ministry that touched the lives of many - in not only Wayne County but across the country. He was a strong man of God who loved and served the Lord faithfully. He was devoted to his wife of 65 years, Sis. Ethel Wright, and his loving family. He had many friends and loved them all. Bro. Wright is preceded in death by his father, William Almer Wright; mother, Sister Vera Mae Wright; son, Steve Wright; two brothers, Rev. Billy Wright, Everett Wright; three sisters, Jeanette Norris, Pauline Cleveland, Charlsie Johnson. He is survived by his wife, Sister Ethel Wright; daughter, Tammy Overstreet (David); Daughter-In-Law, Sherry Wright, all of Waynesboro, MS; Sister-In-Law, Lois Wright, St. Stephens, AL; five grandchildren, Jeremy Wright, Courtney Bradley (Brad), Daniel Bunch, Justin Overstreet (Stacy), Logan Overstreet (Kyndal); six great grandchildren. Visitation for Bro. Wright will be held from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Friday, June 11, 2021 at Little Rock Assembly of God Church, Waynesboro, MS. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Little Rock Assembly of God Church with Rev. Doug Chapman, Rev. Jason Merritt, Rev. Judd Sessions, Rev. Steven Ray Perry, Rev. Lamar Chapman, and Rev. Justin Overstreet officiating. Interment will be in Little Rock Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jeremy Wright, Justin Overstreet, Logan Overstreet, Brad Bradley, Greg Morris, Matthew Morris, and Daniel Bunch.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 11, 2021

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Little Rock Assembly of God Church
17 Little Rock Road
Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367

Funeral Service
Saturday
June 12, 2021

2:00 PM
Little Rock Assembly of God Church
17 Little Rock Road
Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
June 12, 2021

Little Rock Cemetery
Little Rock Road
Waynesboro, Mississippi 39367

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