Michael Wright, class of 1970 dies.  

Posted 5-7-2018.......

Michael Allen Wright-Cohn High School, Class of 1970

Michael Allen Wright- Born May 27, 1952, passed from this life May 6, 2018.

He was a graduate of Austin Peay State University and Columbia Southern University; employee of Metro Nashville Police Department for over 20 years, including the Metro Nashville Swat Team. He was also an instructor at Nashville State Community College for 20 years.

Preceded in death by parents, Roy and Ramona Wright. Survived by loving wife of 47 years, Marie Willeford Wright; daughter Christy (Drew) Jenkel, of Orlando, FL; sons, Dustin (Rebecca) Wright, of Spring Hill, TN; and David (Katie) Wright, of Bellevue, TN; grandchildren, Alex Jenkel, Samantha Jenkel, Maelee Wright, Madelyn Wright, Zachary Jenkel and Michael Wright; brother, Roger (Lyn) Wright; sisters, Rebecca (Rich) Owens and Patricia Abernathy; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 11:00am, at First United Pentecostal Church, 7512 Charlotte Pike, with Pastors, Ron Becton, Dustin Wright, and Roy Duke officiating. Interment to follow at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens.

Visitation will be on Wednesday from 4:00pm until 8:00pm, and on Thursday from 10:00am until the service time at 11:00am, both at First Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial are encouraged to First Church of Pentecost (PO Box 1044, Spring Hill, TN 37174)