Jerry Dwaine Wright, Sr. was born February 12, 1951, in Blytheville, Arkansas, to D'Eugene and Opal Virginia (Garrett). He passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at his home in Marlow. He was 69.
A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, June 20, at 2:00 P.M. in the Whitt Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Randy Southerland officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Rush Springs. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home/Oakcrest Cremation Center of Duncan.
Jerry attended schools in Peru, Indiana. He married Patience Kathleen Petary on August 25, 1973 in Glendale Arizona. They had four children - Selina, Faith, Hope and Jerry Jr. He was employed as a construction worker building residential homes and commercial buildings.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Opal Virginia Wright; daughter, Selina Williams; and sister-in-law, Pam Wright.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Patience; children: Faith Clampitt of Rush Springs; Hope and husband Bobby Barnes of Durant; Jerry Wright, Jr.; grandchildren: Cheyenne Clampitt; Zachary and wife Alexis Clampitt; Toby Clampitt; Sierra Nichols; Cherokee Barnes; Elizabeth Wright; Apache Melton; Madision Williams; great grandchildren: Ja"Kobi Clampitt; Lycric Chouteau; Noah Chouteau; Vidia Chouteau; Eli Clampitt; father, D'Eugene Wright; brother, Terry Wright, Sr.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
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