Saturday, 19 March 2022 16:59

Roy Brodnax Wright

Roy Brodnax Wright, age 83, of Lawrenceville, VA passed away March 18, 2022. He is the son of the late Thomas Jones Wright and Alma Hawkins Wright
and is preceded in death by a brother, M.C. Wright; and two sisters, Jane Parrott and Lucille Lynch. He is survived by his wife, Sue Parrish Wright; his daughter, Alicia Wright Short and husband Guy; his twin granddaughters, Kayla and Jordan Short; his great grandson, Elijah James “E.J.”; his brother, Milton Wright; two sisters, Claudine Moran and husband Chipper and Joyce Gibson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Roy was the owner and operator of Roy’s Cut & Style for 65 years. He had also retired from the Brunswick County Public School System as Maintenance Supervisor. He was an active member of the Lawrenceville United Methodist Church and was also a member of the Lawrenceville Lions Club where he had the high honor of receiving the Melvin Jones Fellow Award for Dedicated Humanitarian Services. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville with interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Lawrenceville. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home, one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lawrenceville United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 2, Lawrenceville, VA 23868. Online condolences may be made at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.
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  • Comment Link Kevin Friday, 01 April 2022 16:58 posted by Kevin

    Sorry to hear of Roy’s passing. Sending prayers to his wife and family. Roy was always anxious to talk when we rented the house across the street from him. Some good conversations about new and old times.

    Sincerely
    Kevin Greene and Ramond Jenkins

  • Comment Link Kathy Mabe Thursday, 31 March 2022 20:39 posted by Kathy Mabe

    We are so sorry for your loss. My father, Herbert Taylor loved going to see Roy for a haircut. He also took his grandsons to see Mr. Roy. I know they are in heaven having a great conversation and catching up. He is a great loss to the community. Our deepest condolences to the entire family.

  • Comment Link Connie and Earl Stanley Friday, 25 March 2022 18:44 posted by Connie and Earl Stanley

    SueAnd Pham Earl and I send our deepest sympathy During this very sad time. May God be with each of you and give you strength. He was deeply loved and the surrounding communities and will be greatly missed

  • Comment Link Cathy Cheely Wednesday, 23 March 2022 16:09 posted by Cathy Cheely

    Roy will be missed by all of us who worked with Brunswick Public Schools. I can't begin to count the number of times he came to my aid when I called. He always did his best to solve the problems and the headaches I threw his way.
    My sympathies to the family. He was a good man and he will be missed.

  • Comment Link Martin Wetherbee Tuesday, 22 March 2022 14:17 posted by Martin Wetherbee

    So sorry for your loss and I Pray God will Bless you all. Love

  • Comment Link Rennis Powers Tuesday, 22 March 2022 10:05 posted by Rennis Powers

    I enjoyed the time I worked with Roy at BCPS.
    He was a good supervisor and a good friend of mine. He will be missed by many.

    Thoughts and prayers to Sue , Alicia and family.

  • Comment Link Buffy Allgood Sunday, 20 March 2022 12:33 posted by Buffy Allgood

    Alicia,
    We are so sorry for your loss and we are sending love and prayers to you and your family. Hold tight to your memories of your dad. They will comfort you in the days and months ahead.

    Love you all,
    Buffy, Randy, Nick, and Tanner Allgood

  • Comment Link Perry  Kim Lucy Saturday, 19 March 2022 18:51 posted by Perry Kim Lucy

    Roy was a fine man.
    Our deepest condolences to Sue, Alicia, and the entire family.
    Sending love and prayers to comfort you.

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