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Millard Fillmore Wright, Jr.

Published 12:01am Sunday, July 14, 2013

OBIT_Millard Wright Jr web

August 2, 1937 – July 11, 2013

Millard Fillmore Wright, Jr., age 75, a resident of Lillie Ln., Washington, NC passed away Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC. There will be a celebration of his life at a later date at River of Grace Fellowship in Pactolus.

Millard was born August 2, 1937 in Beaufort County, son of the late Millard and Hilda Raynor Wright. He was a retired self-employed painter. Millard lived most of his life in Beaufort County but had lived in Florida for 20 years. He was a member of River of Grace Fellowship in Pactolus.

Millard is survived by his lifetime friend and companion, Marion Morrisette; his son, Thomas Wright of Washington; his daughter, Carla Woolard of Black Mt.; his sister, Hilda Curlings of Tarboro and 10 grandchildren.

You may share a memory with the family by visiting www.hillsidefuneralservice.com

Hillside Funeral Service & Cremations, 4500 Hwy 264 E, Washington, NC has been given the honor of being entrusted with serving the Wright family.

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