J.L. Wright, 67, of West Memphis, died Nov. 18, 2002, at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis.
Formerly of Marked Tree, he was a crude unit operator at an oil refinery. He was of the Church of Christ faith.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Wright of West Memphis; one daughter, Karen Lumpkin of Marion; one brother, Stanley Wright of Lansing, Mich. and one grandchild, Eric Lumpkin.
The funeral was Wednesday, Nov. 20 in the Murphy Funeral Home Chapel at Marked Tree. Rusty Bland officiated the ceremony. Place of burial was at the Marked Tree Cemetery. Visitation was held.
Active pallbearers were Charles Ramsey, Kevin Lumpskin, Eric Lumpkin, Barry Lumpkin, Russell Wright and Wendell Wright.