James R. Wright, Jr. HPROA member, passed away on Monday, June 9, 2014. He joined Police Academy Class #30 on May 25, 1964. During his career, he served in the Southwest Division, North Division and the Robbery Division. He retired on April 1, 1986. Sergeant Wright was a veteran of the United States Army. He is survived by his wife, Gail Fern Wright.
The body is entrusted with Leatherwood Memorial Funeral Home, 1001 South Elm Street, Brady, Texas 76825, telephone number (325) 597-0714
Funeral services will be held at First United Methodist Church, 401 South Blackburn Street, Brady, Texas, telephone number 325) 597-3436, on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 2:00 p.m.
Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery, Brady, Texas.