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Grady "Howard" Wright

October 12, 2021

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Grady “Howard” Wright, age 75, of Yulee, Florida passed away October 12, 2021.

Howard was raised in Florence Alabama where he enjoyed singing and playing music. 

His most recent employment was with Westrock Mill as an Electrical and Instrumentation Specialist.

 Howard enjoyed many things, among them, sailing in his 42’ sailboat, the “Mainstay.”  He loved to sail to the Abacos with his friends.  He was also known as “The Wiz” because he fix just about anything for his buddies, of which there were many.  He always seemed to have the right “spare” for the need.  He was a devoted car enthusiast, loving to work on his ’34 Ford, the #1 place winner in many car shows.  Have to mention his devotion to the University of Alabama football team which was legendary.

Howard was one of the last truly southern gentlemen and will be missed by so many.

He is survived by his wife, Jodi, and his brother, Tim Wright, and nephew, Kevin Kerr.

“Roll Tide”

 

 

 

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