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Dencil Wright

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Brandon, MS -- Dencil Wright, 90, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009 after a long and wonderful life.

Dencil was an exceptional father, husband, brother and friend.

He and his twin brother Delbert were born in Greene County on Aug. 23, 1919, to Harvey and Hazel Holtsclaw Wright.

He is survived by his three children, David, Suzanne and John, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and three brothers; as well as numerous beloved relatives and friends.

Dencil and Harriett, his loving wife of 69 years, were longtime residents of Indianapolis. He was a proud retired UAW Ford Motor Co. employee, 63 year member of West Newton Masonic Lodge and owner of Wright's Greenhouse.

He will rest now, but what he brought to his family and friends will remain forever in a lifetime of treasured memories.

Service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfiel.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. preceding service, followed by a graveside service at the Ridgeport Cemetery. Bloomfield Masonic Lodge #84 will have services at the cemetery.

Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.