Southaven, MS –
GARY ALAN WRIGHT, 62, was born October 8, 1953 in Omaha, NE and passed away November 3, 2015 at Baptist Memorial Hospital – DeSoto in Southaven. He was a truck tire technician for Steepleton Tire in Memphis, TN for 28 years. Mr. Wright was Baptist and was an Army veteran. He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Liz Wright of Southaven; one daughter, Patricia Elizabeth Wright of Southaven; four brothers, Jimmy Wright and his wife, Brenda of Bells, TN, Danny Wright of Nashville, TN, David Wright and his wife, Lana of Indianapolis, IN, and Steve Wright of Kingwood, TX; and two sisters, Debby Wright and Terry Michele Wright of Memphis. He was preceded in death by his mother, Edna Wright and one brother, Billy Wright. Visitation will be Monday, November 9, 2015 from 1 p.m. until the Celebration of Life Service begins at 2 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens in Southaven. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home.