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Dr. D. Wayne Wright of Haslett, Michigan passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at Ingham Medical Center in Lansing. He was 51 years old. Dr. Wright was born on March 21, 1958 in Flint, Michigan to Donald E. Wright and Josephine L. Lewis. He retired from Social Security after 27 years, and then taught for Central Michigan University as a professor of Statistics and Political Science. During his employment at CMU, he traveled as an off-campus professor to California, North Dakota, Hawaii and Cuba. He loved flying, model airplanes and football. Dr. Wright is survived by his mother, Josephine Swank of Marion; sister, Kathy Wright of Marion, and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald, and stepfather, Harry Swank. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 pm on Saturday, March 20, 2010 at the Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home, Marion. Visitation is from 11:00 am until the time of service. Dr. Wright’s cousin, Pastor Phillip Cohee, will be officiating.

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