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John Jackson Wright, Jr.

December 27, 2011 by Katie Martinez

Born: 
Sunday, April 29, 1923
Died: 
Saturday, December 24, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, December 30, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
South Main Church of Christ
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in the East Greenwood Cemetery.Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011 at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

John Jackson Wright, Jr.John Jackson Wright, Jr. John Jackson Wright, Jr., 88, of Weatherford, died Saturday evening Dec. 24, 2011 in the local hospital.

Born April 29, 1923 in Vera, Texas, Wright was a resident of Weatherford for many years. He was a retired Division Manager for AMOCO Pipeline and member of the South Main Church of Christ. John was a Veteran of the U. S. Army Air Force where he served as a navigator on a B-29 during World War II.

Survivors: Wife of 69 years, Kathleen Wright of Weatherford; sons: Stan Wright and wife, Toni of Brownwood, Tom Wright and wife, Rebecca of Roanoke; three grandchildren – Randy Wright, Jenny Moore, Jim Wright
three step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 in the South Main Church of Christ with interment in the East Greenwood Cemetery.
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011 at the funeral home.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 21

  • AHS Varsity at Northwest Classic Varsity Tournament through Aug. 23, times TBA

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

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