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Ballard Wright

Thursday, February 23, 2006

Born 3-25-1933 -- Died 2-13-2006

Ballard Jefferson Wright of Bexar, Ark., son of the late Lorenzo and Rosetta DeHart Wright was born March 25, 1933, in Morehead, Ky.

He died Feb. 13, 2006, at Bexar at the age of 72.

Ballard was united in marriage to Yvonne Ann Nichols on Dec. 22, 1976 at Rockport, Mo. He was a carpenter.

Survivors are his wife, Yvonne Wright of Bexar; sons, Jefferson Wright of Marion, Wis., Alan Wright of Viola, and Jacob Nichols of Everett, Wash.; daughters, Pamela Sue Pratt of Lake Havasu, Ariz., and Terry May of Charolette, Mich.; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, B. Jay Wright, and two brothers, James Wright and Frankie Wright.

The funeral services were held at the Estes-Leadley Chapel in Lansing, Mich., Feb. 18.

Interment followed in the Chapel Hill Cemetery in Lansing, Mich., with arrangements under the direction of Estes-Leadley Funeral Home. Local arrangements were under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.

Memorials preferred to the Renal Center, c/o Denise McQuire, 200 East 8th Street, Suite, 1, Mountain Home, Ark., 72653.