Elbert WrightSeptember 19th, 2019
Elbert Lewis Wright, age 93, of Texarkana, Texas, died Sunday, September 15, 2019 in a local nursing center. Mr. Wright was born December 20, 1925 in Simms, Texas. He was a retired Deputy for the Caddo Parrish Sheriffs Department, veteran of the U.S. Army having served during WW II, member of the Masonic Lodge, was a Shriner and attended the First Baptist Church, Nash, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ola Mae Wright, one granddaughter, Stephanie Wright and by his parents Edgar Floyd Wright and Annie Barnes Wright. He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Ronnie and Joanne Wright of Florida; one daughter, Pam Glenn; one grandson Kevin Wright and a number of other relatives. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday at the Old Union Cemetery with Rex Roberts officiating. Burial is under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Register online at www.texarkanafuneralhome.com.