Franklin Glen Wright, 70, of Paragould, passed away on Monday, June 10, 2019. He was born May 8, 1949, to Charlie and Alma Wright. In his early years, he was a radio announcer in Marks, MS. Frank worked at Sears, Jac’s Appliances, Hamilton Hardware, and Gazaway Ace. He was a member of Brown’s Chapel Baptist Church and affiliated with Alexander Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Ann Wright Dropiewski; and brother in law, Larry Whitaker.
Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Bonnie Jane Whitaker Wright; brothers and sisters in law, Larry and June Wright, Gary and Carol Wright, Roger and Jeri Wright; and sister, Charlene Whitaker.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 13, from 10:00 a.m. until service time at Phillips Funeral Home. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. in the Center Hill Chapel of Phillips Funeral Home with Royce Boling Wilburn Griggs officiating. Burial will follow at Brown’s Chapel cemetery.