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James Pickett Wright

James P. 'Jim' Wright. 90, a resident of Oakmont Nursing Home, Greenville, SC formerly of Marshall Ave. Abbeville, SC widower of Frances Herlong Wright died Sunday May 22, 2005 at the nursing home.

Born in Seneca., SC April 21, 1915 he was a son of the late James R. and Cornelia Pickett Wright.

He ownes and operated "The Wright Jewrely Store" in Abbeville, SC for 44 years. He was a member and deacon of First Presbyterain Church, Abbeville, SC. In 1995 he moved to Taylors, SC where he resided until his death. He was a member of McCarter Presbyterain Church in Greenville, SC.

survivors are: 1-son James David Wright and his wife Martha, of Taylors, SC; 1-daughter-Martha Wright DeWitt and her husband, Bob E. DeWitt, of Kernersville, NC, A sister Lucile Wright of Greenville, SC, grandchildren, J. Mark Wright and his wife Andrea, of Greenville, SC, Greg M. Wright and his wife Lyn of Simpsonville, SC, Todd R. Wright and his wife, Lori, of Taylors, SC, Stephen W. DeWitt, of Washington, DC, Andrew E. DeWitt of San FRancisco, CA; and Karen DeWitt Fulp and her husband, Pat, of Walkertown, NC. great-grandchildren, Ashley, Matt and Emily Wright and Luke Fulp.
He was preceded in death by Eleanor Wright.

The body is at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday May 24, 2005 at 11:00 AM from Forest Lawn Memory Gardens with the Rev.'s Bob DeWitt and Darrel Fetzer officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials amy be made to McCarter Presbyterain Church, 2 Pelham Rd., Greenville, SC.



Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville, SC  29620
May 24, 2005
11:00 AM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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