Terry Dean Wright, 75, of Manteo, died Thursday, July 25, 2013 at his residence. Born in Edenton, NC, he was the son of the late Samuel Thomas Wright and Cora Bell Cayton Wright. He was retired from the Edenton Cotton Mill, formerly attended the First Christian Church of Edenton and the Manns Harbor Church of God, and served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force.
Mr. Wright is survived by a sister, Diana Wright Blackledge of Manteo; twin grandchildren, Christopher W. Silverthorne of Kill Devil Hills and Heather Silverthorne Russell and husband, Oren of Whiteville, NC; and a great grandson, Maddox. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Wright Silverthorne.
A memorial service will be held at the Manns Harbor Church of God on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM by Pastor Dale Clark. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made toward funeral expenses, c/o Twiford Funeral Home, POB 595, Manteo, NC 27954.
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC is assisting the family with arrangements.Print Obituary & Condolences