Weatherford Democrat

March 14, 2014

Norvin Tennial Wright


Weatherford Democrat

— Our daddy, Norvin Tennial Wright, 89, went Thursday, March 13, 2014, to be with Jesus to join our mother and his wife of 69 years, Clara.

Service is 2 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford, TX.  Interment will be at Veal’s Station Cemetery in Parker County. Visitation is 4-6 p.m. Saturday in the parlor of Central Christian Church. Services are under the direction of Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel in Weatherford, 817-594-2747.

Norvin Tennial Wright was born Sept. 6, 1924, to Claud and Fay Tucker Wright. Norvin was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Belle Haley Wright. Together they were dairy farmers throughout most of their adult lives.

Survivors include his two daughters, Norlene Carter and husband, Mike, of Weatherford, and Twana Connors and husband, Earl, of Lake Saint Louis, Mo.; granddaughter and caregiver, Beth Robertson, of Weatherford, and granddaughter, Valerie Frangesch, of Lake Saint Louis, Mo.; sister, Vonnie Holmes, of Azle, and brother Harald Ray Wright, of Weatherford.

He is also preceded in death by his three brothers, Denzil, Virgil and Waymon Wright; as well as two sisters, Gladys Gilley and Louise Robinson.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Silver Creek Heritage Society, Attn: Lana Chance, 6508 South FM Road 730, Azle, TX 76020.

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel