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Kevin R. Wright Sr.

July 12, 1967 ~ November 15, 2019 (age 52)

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A life of love is to be celebrated and never mourned.  Such a life began when Kevin Ray Wright was born Wednesday, July 12, 1967, to the late Jerome Wright Sr and Annie Roseburgh Wright-Lenzy in Berrien Springs, Michigan.

Kevin attended Seeley McCord Elementary, Benton Harbor Jr High and was a member of Benton Harbor High School class of 1985.  He also attended Job Corps in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Kevin accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Hopewell Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev John Simmons. Kevin worked at various jobs in the Benton Harbor/ St. Joseph area.

Kevin, affectionately known as “The Real One” by his nieces and nephews enjoyed fishing, listening to music and spending quality time with his family.

On Friday, November 15, 2019, Kevin took his Saviors hand and was reunited with loved ones who proceeded him in death; his father, Jerome Wright Sr; stepfather, George Lenzy; daughters, Monique Wright and Deanna Campbell; grandparents, William “Doc” & Lizzie Roseburgh and Eddie & Bernice Wright-White.

Kevin  leaves to cherish his loving memory his Mother, Annie Roseburgh Wright-Lenzy; Children Ebony (Maurice) Taylor,     NaKeisha Wright, Kevin Wright Jr, Tiffany, Deserae, Damion and Tonesha Harris;  Siblings: Bernice (Abdul ) Muhammad,    Annette Wright, Jerome Wright Sr, Steven Wright and Troy (LaTonya) Wright Sr; 8 grandchildren, and special friend and caregiver, Kathleen Betts. Kevin also leaves a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends to morn his passing.

 

 

 

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
December 6, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Beautiful Gates Baptist Church
809 Territorial
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Funeral Service
Friday
December 6, 2019

11:00 AM
Beautiful Gates Baptist Church
809 Territorial
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

Interment following funeral service
Friday
December 6, 2019

Crystal Springs Cemetery
1655 E. Napier Ave
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

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