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“But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength.”  Isaiah 40:31.

Colonel Ernest W. V. Wright Sr.
SUNRISE: October 31, 1943
SUNSET: January 5, 2018

It is with deep regret and profound sadness that the Wright, Taylor, Bracewell and Hill families announce the passing of their father, brother, uncle, and cousin Col. Ernest W.V. Wright Sr. This sad event occurred on the 5th of January 2018 in Minneapolis, MN.

Col. Wright leaves to mourn his children: Jason Wright, Ernest V. Wright II (EV) (Betty L. Wright), Jerome Dwight Wright (JD) (Almah Wright), Catherine Kumba Wright, Mennie Norwood (Lennis Norwood) and Alvin Wee-de-Boy Page. Sisters: Williette Hill (Mary Johnson), Louise Brown-Reeves, Elfreda Wright Barclay, Aretha Wright Collins, and Ida Taylor Whismant (Ida-Mai). Brothers: Jehu A. Wright and Colonel M. Clement Wright Sr. Many Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews and a host of other relatives and friends in the United States and Liberia.

Wake Keeping:  Friday, January 26, 2018, at 7pm

Funeral Services: Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 10:00 am
River of Life Church
2200 Freemont Avenue N
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Louise Brown-Reeves -763-568-9021 (Sister)
Jason Wright-470-839-0228 (Son)
Ernest V. Wright II -+231-770555579 (Son)
Jerome D. Wright-404-992-5330 (Son)
Catherine Kumba Wright-404-307-6070 (Daughter)
Mennie Norwood-612-250-6145 (Daughter)
Betty L. Wright-678-464-3447 (Daughter)
Alvin Wee-de-Boy Page-202-375-4748 (Son)