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6/22/2013 11:02:00 AM
Obituary: James Roy Wright 1942-2013

James Roy Wright, 71 of Cottonwood, passed away on Tuesday, June 18 in Pioche, Nevada. He was born on April 4, 1942 in Long Beach, CA to Jewell and Dortha Wright.

James served his country in the Army. He worked as Safeway store manager, bread delivery driver and as a Harley-Davidson Motorcycles salesman.

James was a faithful Comptroller for Assembly 2747 for Knights of Columbus in Cottonwood.

James loved Harley motorcycles, gardening, road trips and his dogs. He was a loving husband and beloved friend and companion.

James is survived by his wife of 20 years, Ada; sons Miles Conrad (Ryan) of Tucson, Orion White (Laura) of New Jersey and James Wright (Renee) of Nebraska; daughter Ariana Steele (Chris) of Rhode Island; 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

Services will be held on Thursday, June 27 at 10:30 am at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 700 Bill Gray Road in Cottonwood.

Donations may be made to the Sedona Sunrise Center for Adults, Inc, P.O. Box 1301, Sedona, AZ 86339.

An online guestbook is available to sign at www.westcottfuneralhome.com.

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