Notes for Henry C Wright (1846-1934) m1 Martha Draper m2 Lucy Miller


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Henry C Wright- Obit
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Posted: 20 Mar 2001 7:00AM

Henry C Wright Obit Benton Evening News Mar 17, 1934

Henry C. Wright, 83, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs Bernice freeman, at Rend city at 5 o'clock this morning. Infirmities of old age were given as the cause of death.

Mr Wright came to Rend City last October from near Little Rock, Ark. He was a veteran of the Civil War and during that conflict gave medical attention to the sick and wounded, being a regular licensed physician. He was a member of the Baptist demonination.

Deceased was born in Philmore, Ind, June 12, 1846, being a son of Jane Allen & Morgan Wright. He was twice married, first to Martha Draper and later to Lucy Miller.

Three other children besides Mrs Freeman and the wife survive. They are Mrs. Camille Wade, Juan, Alaska (Juno), Mrs Myrtle Morgan, St Louis, MO & Earl Wright, Drue, Miss.

No funeral arrangements have been made, but if it is decided to bury him in this county, the rites will be a military affair, Joe Mitchell, who is in charge of the funeral, stated this morning.