Henry “Bossie” Wilton Wright, 80, of Stephenson, Virginia, died Tuesday, September 27, 2011 in the Winchester Medical Center.
Mr. Wright was born May 22, 1931 in Fauquier County, Virginia, the son of Herbert Taylor and Hattie Francis Willingham Wright.
He had worked for Foxlease Farm.
He married Pauline Virginia Wright on July 28, 1956 in Winchester, Virginia.
Surviving with his wife are three daughters, Karen Spinks of The Plains, VA, Donna Brown of Ithaca, NY and Sandy Wright of Maurertown, VA; three sons, John Wright of Stephenson, VA, Larry Wright of Amissville, VA and Donald Wright of Stephens City, VA; a brother, Thurston Clark Wright of Stephens City, VA; 26 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
Three sisters, Rosa Johnson, Nancy Johnson and Dorothy Fewell and three brothers, Herbert Milton Wright, Charles Edward Wright and Calvin Hoover Wright all preceded him in death.
A funeral service will be held 1:00 P. M Friday, September 30, 2011 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville. Burial will follow in Shenandoah Memorial Park, Winchester.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Wright, Donald Spinks, Larry Wright, Jr., Roger Wright, Calvin Huff and Michael Paul Spinks. Honorary pallbearers will be David Wright, Robert Spinks and Daron Wright.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P. M. Thursday evening at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2654 Valley Ave. Suite B, Winchester, VA 22601.
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