Bert Wright


Garbert “Bert” Velo Wright, 65, of Hamilton, passed away Friday, March 2, 2018.

A memorial service will be held Friday, March 9, at 2 p.m. at Riley Funeral Home, Hamilton.

Mr. Wright was born Aug. 30, 1952, in Waco to Elbert Garrett Wright and Velma Lois Watson Wright.

He was well known for mentoring high school and college students through his work.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Garry Wright.

Survivors include his two sons, Wyn Wright and husband Erick Ducut of San Francisco, California, and Dakota Wright of Hamilton; a grandson, Kingston Wright of Hamilton; four sisters and a brother, Virginia Brown, Wanda Harris, Garrett Wright, Gambra Green and Gayla Bain; and nieces and nephews Staci Brown, Angela Stewart, Aaron Wright, Anson Wright, Taylor Green, Meghan Green, Kristen Bain and Hannah Bain.          

Memorial contributions may be made to help FFA and 4-H programs in Hamilton County by check or online at For more information, contact Riley Funeral Home.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Wright family.

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