- Last Updated on 07:58 AM 11/02/09
Mr. Vincent Millian Wright of Nathalie died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Halifax Regional Hospital.
He was born in Halifax County on Sept. 9, 1953 and was 56 years old at his death. He was the son of the late Berkley Stafford Wright Sr. and Virginia Wade Wright and was married to Deborah Dejarnette Wright. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Millstone.
Mr. Wright is survived by his wife, Deborah Wright of Nathalie; two sons, Shannon Vincent Wright and Richard “Richie” Wright, both of Nathalie; one daughter, Melissa W. Gravitt and husband Jason of Clarksville; one grandson, Caleb Wyatt Gravitt of Clarksville; his mother, Virginia Wade Wright of Halifax; four sisters, Velvetta Wright Littles of Nathalie, Valerie Wright Waller and husband Mike of Nathalie; Vanessa Wright Cole and husband Mark of South Boston; Wendy Wright Beard of Halifax; and one brother, Berkley S. “Skeeter” Wright of Vernon Hill.
Memorial services will be held on Thursday, Nov. 5, at 5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Millstone with the Rev. Robert Blake conducting the service.
The family will receive friends at the home of his sister-in-law, Barbara Crews, 17164 L.P. Bailey Memorial Highway, Nathalie.
Online memorials may be made at www.powellfunerals.com.
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home Inc.