Mr. Von Schubert Wright, 72, of Greenville, South Carolina, passed on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at Prisma Health–Upstate. He was a son of the late Lamonte’ and Mildred Clement Wright Brown.
He was a high school graduate and graduated from Greenville Technical College with an Associates Degree in Accounting and Business Management. He was employed at Toyota of Greenville for over 38 years.
He was a member of St. James Pentecostal Church Inc. where he participated as Chairman of Deacons. Other activities were, Lowndes Hill Masonic Lodge #319, Charter member of Greenville Technical College, Piedmont Consistory #169A.A.S.R.S.J.P. H-A.32Azah Temple #140 Inc, A.E.A.O,N,M,S and Post commander of #10291 and life VFW member.
Surviving: his wife, JoeAnn Richey Wright of the home; four daughters, Gwendolyn (Reagan) Fair of Greenville, SC, Vonda (Lawrence) Williamson of Easley, SC, Vitti Wright (David, Jr.) Hellams of Greenville, SC and Wanda (Tito) Cruell of Piedmont, SC; one sister, Sherril Wright-Butler of Martinsville, VA; three brothers, Christopher (Patricia) Wright of Greenville, SC, Vonronstead (Thelma) Wright of Martinsville, VA, and Lamont (Jane) Wright of South Bend, IN; eleven grandchildren, Victoria, Jacqueline, Olivia, Christian, Lavonda, Davione, Devario, Devante’, Destiny, Ava and Lavonda; seven great-grandchildren; one aunt, Inez Jackson of Upstate, NY; and a host of other relatives and friends.