William “Will” Randall Wright, Jr., passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. He was preceded in death by his son, Emmitt Matthew Wright and grandparents: Jack Wright and Olga Baso. Will leaves behind his wife, Kandace D. Wright of the home; three children: Raylan Jack Wright, Leilani Grace Wright and Anthony VanValkenburg, all of the home; parents: William R. Wright, Sr. of Florida, Julie and Paul Buie of St. Pauls; grandparents: Betty Wright and Patricia Buie; brother, Stephen Wright of Greenville, NC; sister, Sarah Martinez and husband C.W. Martinez of Hope Mills; one nephew, Damien Ellis and one niece, Chloe Martinez.
The family will receive friends at 11 am on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Tar Heel Baptist Church with a celebration of life service at 12 pm. Pastor Tommy Puryear and Pastor Devon Varnam will officiate services. Burial will follow services in the church cemetery.