James Wesley Wright

May 29, 2019

Born in: Elizabethton, TN
Resided in: Johnson City, TN

James Wesley Wright, 62, of Johnson City died Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Durham-Hensley Nursing Home in Chuckey. He was a native of Elizabethton, son of the late Neal J. and Helen Horne Wright.

James was a retired meat cutter who worked for Food Lion.

He was former minister in the Free Will Baptist Church. Wesley was raised in the Free Will Baptist Church as his father and grandfather were also ministers.

In addition to his parents a son, James Wesley Wright, II had preceded him in death.

Survivors include a son, Adam Wright, five brothers, Michael Neal Wright, Charles L. Wright, Simon Wright, Johnny Joe Wright and Terry Allen Wright; a sister, Teresa Helen Pierce; three grandchildren, Casey Cameron Wright, Kia Marie Wright and Dakota Lee Wright; several nieces and nephews.

James Wesley Wright is to be cremated and no services are scheduled at this time.

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Memories Timeline


  1. Linda Grooms says:

    Rest sweet James.

  2. Kathy Proffitt says:

    Precious man!

  3. Kathy Proffitt says:

    Rest In Peace precious friend!

  4. Teresa and Wayne Pierce says:

    My sweet bother Wesley you will be missed so much.You baby sister loved you so much.Rest now with Jesus.

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