George A. WrightDecatur, AR, 1932 - 2020
George A. Wright, age 88, of Decatur, Ark., went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on Wed. Nov. 18, 2020, from a sudden cardiac arrest due to COVID-19. George was born in Spooner, Wis., on August 31, 1932, to Frank and Ora Wright. He grew up in Spooner and Hudson, Wis., and married the love of his life, Patricia Ruth Arnquist Wright on May 3, 1953. They raised their children together in St. Paul, Minn. George was a US Air Force veteran serving from 1952-1956. George was a member of New Wine Ministries in Bella Vista where he embraced the community as his extended family.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Patricia Ruth Arnquist Wright in 2018, his parents Frank and Ora Wright, sister, Katherine Chambers. He is survived by his children: David Wright, Julia Moen (Scott), Steve Wright (Bruce Gillispie) of Rogers, Jacquelyn Hale (Rex); grandchildren, Frank Wright, Nicklas Moen, Kristin Moen Baldonado (Michael), Lauren Hale, Colton Hale; brothers Charles Wright (Mary Lou), Richard Wright (Harlene), nieces, nephews and dear friends. Burial with military honors and a celebration of life will be planned for a later date in Spooner, Wis. More information and to make a memorial tribute visit www.funeralmation.com.
Published November 24, 2020
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Bella Vista Funeral Home and Crematory
2258 Forest Hills Blvd, Bella Vista, AR