Obituaries

Sherman Gillespie
D: 2019-09-11
View Details
Gillespie, Sherman
Dorett Whittaker
B: 1938-02-13
D: 2019-08-03
View Details
Whittaker, Dorett
Vivian Hill
B: 1958-10-19
D: 2019-07-31
View Details
Hill, Vivian
Lorna Wade
B: 1929-10-06
D: 2019-07-29
View Details
Wade, Lorna
Demetri Johnson
B: 2019-07-23
D: 2019-07-28
View Details
Johnson, Demetri
Japhet Bigirimana
B: 1933-01-01
D: 2019-07-19
View Details
Bigirimana, Japhet
Robert Franklin
B: 1964-11-18
D: 2019-07-19
View Details
Franklin, Robert
Henderson Scott
B: 1933-11-15
D: 2019-07-01
View Details
Scott, Henderson
Ferria Staples
B: 1939-01-30
D: 2019-06-29
View Details
Staples, Ferria
Randy Sanders
B: 1967-02-06
D: 2019-06-20
View Details
Sanders, Randy
Jodeci Davis
B: 1992-11-25
D: 2019-06-20
View Details
Davis, Jodeci
Christopher Harrison
B: 1953-10-21
D: 2019-06-17
View Details
Harrison, Christopher
Tiffany Davis
B: 1981-07-19
D: 2019-06-14
View Details
Davis, Tiffany
Edna McDade
B: 1930-10-14
D: 2019-06-11
View Details
McDade, Edna
Phil Matthews
B: 1935-07-26
D: 2019-06-11
View Details
Matthews, Phil
Alford Taylor
D: 2019-06-11
View Details
Taylor, Alford
Marjorie Haines
B: 1949-08-01
D: 2019-05-31
View Details
Haines, Marjorie
Annie Walton
B: 1942-01-29
D: 2019-05-25
View Details
Walton, Annie
Lisa Matthews
B: 1967-08-24
D: 2019-05-25
View Details
Matthews, Lisa
Tarcis Semutuzo
B: 1962-01-01
D: 2019-05-24
View Details
Semutuzo, Tarcis
Teresa Love
B: 1963-10-19
D: 2019-05-19
View Details
Love, Teresa

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1865 Eastern Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Phone: 616-241-5665
Fax: 616-241-5247
William Wright

William Polk Wright

Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of William Wright, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of William Wright with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

William Polk Wright, age 91, was born August 09, 1927 in Rockwood, Tennessee to Louis T. Wright, and Hettie Wright.

William went to be with his lord Thursday, January 31,2019 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his father; Louis T. Wright, his mother; Hettie Wright, 2 brothers; Louis T. Wright II, and Leroy Wright, 4 sisters; Helene Pettress, Dorothy Turner, Emma Jean Anderson, and Marjorie Ann Bromfield.

He leaves behind his legacy to his wife; Wilhelmina Wright, 2 sons; Sergeant William Polk Muhammad(Lisa), and Captain Paul C. Wright(Oksana), 2 daughters; Valerie Wright, and Ramona Wright, 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.

Public visitation will be held on Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Ivy K Gillespie Memorial CHAPEL, 1865 Eastern Avenue SE. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Grand Rapids Veteran Home, 3000 Monroe Avenue NE, at 11:00 AM. Friends may meet with the family a hour prior to services at 10:00 AM.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of William Polk Wright, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 10th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Sunday, February 10th, 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Ivy K. Gillespie Memorial Chapel
    Address
    1865 Eastern Ave SE
    GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49507
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Second Visitation

    Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Monday, February 11th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Grand Rapids Home for Veterans
    Address
    3000 Monroe NE
    Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, February 11th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Grand Rapids Home for Veterans
    Address
    3000 Monroe NE
    Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of William here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of William Polk Wright by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Posted at 07:52am
So saddened to hear of the loss. Roddy family will keep you uplifted in prayer.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album