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“Rip GARY ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Linda Vogel - Middletown, VA

“I met Gary when I was in the 5th grade,he taught me how to ride a horse,after riding at his barn for 5 years he got me my very first horse Lakota. He...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Christina Ludolph - jacksonville, FL

“I rode for/with Mr. Gary at Twin Branch, and we kept in touch after he moved. I have so many memories of him, they won't fit in this little box. He...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Rebecca - FL

“Praying for the family. May you feel the peace and comfort only God can give. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Logan & Sue Henderson - Lake Park, GA

Gary Gene Wright, Jr., 57, of Lake City, Florida died Friday, September 20, 2013 at South Georgia Medical Center. He was born in Valdosta at Moody Air Force Base on October 31, 1955 to the late Gary Gene, Sr. and Mary Joan Harper Wright. Mr. Wright was a member of the Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Lake City, Florida and a veteran of the United States Navy. He had served as a policeman for the City of Valdosta, a member of Lowndes LEOS and the American Legion. Survivors include two daughters and a son in law, Amanda Brie Wright, Andrea Nichole and Christopher Sherman, two sons, Gary Gene Wright, III and Raymond Morgan Wright, grandson, Christian Keith Sherman, granddaughter, Nichole Alexa Sherman all of Valdosta, stepson, Christopher Michael Abraham of Carson, CO, three sisters and a brother in law, Robin Wright Powers and Ben Powers of Pinckney, MI, Mary Eliabeth Wright of Likely, California, Joy Phellene Whalen of Jacksonville, FL. He was preceded in death by a brother, Martin Joseph Wright. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 10am, Saturday, September 28, 2013 at McLane Riverview Memorial Gardens with Pastor Bruce Alkire officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. at the Carson McLane Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers contributions may be to Andrea Sherman, 2988 Loch Laurel Road, Valdosta, GA 31601. Condolences may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com. Carson McLane Funeral Home.

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