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Linwood Wright

November 28, 1947 - April 17, 2019

Linwood Wright was born November 28, 1947 in Pomaria, South Carolina.  He was the middle son of William and Ella Mae Wright. He had 1 brother James L. Wright and 1 sister Darlean W. Clark. He attended George Washington Carver High School in 1965 then went on to attend college in Texas.

Mr. Wright was a Washington, DC retired Police Officer and a retired Williamsburg, VA Public Schools Bus Operator. He was loved by so many. He quietly departed this life Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, VA. He was preceded in death by his father, William David Wright.

His life will forever be cherished in the lives of his children: Kisha N. Shelton (Joseph) LaToya M. Bonaparte of Upper Marlboro, MD.; his mom Ella Mae Wright and sister Darlean W. Clark of Hampton VA; brother James L. Wright of Pomaria, SC, 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives and friends.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607


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