Raymond Wright, 88, of Jacksonville, Arkansas went to be with the Lord October 23, 2020. He was born May 13, 1932 in Beebe, to John Henry and Vida Sanders Wright. He was an Army veteran, having retired from the Arkansas National Guard after serving for over 40 years. Raymond was always willing to lend a helping hand whether it was working on a vehicle or building a building.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary M. Wright; two sons, Raymond Michael Wright of Jacksonville, Mark Edward Wright of Vilonia; one daughter Debbie (Doyle) Parker of Conway; two grandchildren, Kimberly Lee of North Little Rock, Brandy Wright of Vilonia; and three very much-loved great grandchildren, Madison, Breanna and Courtney.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one son, Stephen Mitchell Wright.
Visitation was Wed. Nov. 4, from 1 to 3 PM at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home.
Graveside service will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2020 for Raymond and Mary Wright at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. All CDC guidelines will be followed. Arrangements by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home. www.smithfamilycares.com
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