Harry Fulgham WrightAugust 16, 1924 ~ June 24, 2017 (age 92)
Harry Fulgham Wright of Lucedale, Mississippi, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017. Mr. Wright was born in Jackson, Mississippi, August 16, 1924, to Lennie Stokes Wright and Harry Fulgham Wright, Sr. He operated Milnor Laundry in Pascagoula for many years. He was part owner of Southern Guard Service and Coast Contract. He was actively involved in the local Elks Club, Rotary Club, and the Masonic Lodge in Pascagoula. Mr. Wright was a faithful member of the First Baptist Church of Lucedale, where he served as a Deacon.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Edgar Byrd Wright; sisters, Alice Wright Pittman, Mollie Wright Geiger, and Annie Marguerite Wright. Mr. Wright was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Maida Haarala Wright; daughters, Jayne Wright Everett (Milton) of Sun City West, AZ, Kathy Wright Waldrop (Don) of Madison, MS; son, Adrian W. Wright (Sue) of Lucedale, MS; granddaughters, Aimee Waldrop Gray (Vince); Lindsay Lloyd Donaghe (Tad); grandsons, Christopher J. Wright; John H. Wright; great grandchildren, Avynn Lloyd Donaghe, Katie Wright Rogers and Charley Margaret Hickey; numerous other relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life service will be held for Mr. Wright on Friday, June 30, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Lucedale beginning at 1:00 PM with Rev. Eddie Davidson officiating. Visitation will begin at noon prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the First Baptist Church Lucedale Door Fund. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home – Leakesville, MS.