January 5, 1997
EDWARD J. WRIGHT
NEWPORT NEWS – Edward J. Wright, native of Newport News, died Thursday, Jan. 2, 1997. He was educated in Newport News Public Schools. He retired from Haynes Furniture Store.
Mr. Wright is survived by his wife, Marietta Wright; a daughter, Linda Ferbee; and a brother, Roy Wright, all of Newport News; a sister, Ella Eaton of Hampton; four stepchildren, Larry, Tony, Angela and Renita; and many relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Oakland Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the Franklin Funeral Home on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.
Arrangements by Franklin Funeral Home.