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Wayne Lamar Wright, 74, a long-time resident of Montgomery, went to his heavenly home with Jesus his Savior on July 9, 2020.

Wayne was born in McKenzie, Alabama on September 18, 1945. He graduated from McKenzie High School in 1963 then moved to Montgomery to begin his own business, Wright’s Delivery Service, then branched out to Emory World Wide as owner operator. He retired from the transportation business with SAIA Motor Freight in 1999.

He was predeceased by his mother and father, Birdie Lee and Elmer Wright; a brother, J T Wright and sister, Linda Kloda. He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Wright; brothers, Nathan and Sirmon Wright; sisters, Myrtle Wilson and Joan Wright; sister in law, Johna Sue Wright; a loving step-son, Jason Head as well as many nieces and nephews.

His family would like to thank Dr. Glen Yates, Hospice of Montgomery and his care givers for the compassionate, loving care during his last days. Flowers are welcome or donations to the Montgomery Humane Society in his name would be deeply appreciated.

A visitation for Wayne was held Thursday, July 16, at 2 p.m. at Leak Memory Chapel, followed by a Celebration of Life memorial service at 3 p.m.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Wright family.

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