Darrell Wright, 72, of Hixson, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 16, 2019.
He was a member of Cross of Calvary Community Church. Darrell retired from TVA as a loyal employee. He was a longtime entrepreneur in the Hixson community, loving husband and father, and held a very special place in his heart for his grandson, Cannon.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Theodore Wright; mother, Lillie M. Wright; brother, James Larry Wright; and nephew, Dennis Wright.
Darrell is survived by his wife of 55 years, Wanda Jewell Wright; children: John G. Wright, Suzanne Wright Harris, and Tracie (David) Lester; brother, Jerry (Joy) Wright, Tommy (Annette) Wright; brother-in-law Darle (Beverly) Jordan; one grandson, Cannon Patrick Wright; as well as niece and nephews: James “Jimmy” (Angela) Wright, Jonathan (Kelley) Wright, Darrell D. Wright, Corey (Kayce) Lester, Pete (Michelle) Jordan, and Jennifer (Robbie) Croxall.
The family will receive friends Thursday, from 4 until 8 p.m., and Friday, from 12 noon until 1 p.m., at Chattanooga Funeral Home North Chapel, Hixson.
The funeral will be in the funeral home chapel at 1 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2019, with interment to follow in Chattanooga Memorial Park.
Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.
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