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Nelson Wright Jr.

Nelson Wright Jr., 77, of Bishopville departed this earth on October 6, 2014 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. He was born September 1937 to the late Nelson and Iris Mae (Morris) Wright Sr. of Lewes, DE.

Nelson was the loving husband of Darlene R. “Dee” Wright, father to Gary W. Wright, Robert N. Wright, and Lori Wright Collier, step-father to Leonard Smith and Lisa Brooks, grandfather to 16 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren, brother to Robert E. Wright, Lester D. Wright, Dallas R. Wright, Phyllis M. Stallings, Barbara A. Clark and Patsy E. Wright, uncle to a host of nieces and nephews, and a friend to many.


Nelson retired as a Communication Specialist with the Town of Ocean City and was a Gold Badge member of the Ocean City Vol. Fire Co where he served as a firefighter and an Emergency Medical Service Technician.