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Jimmy Wright

Jimmy Nelson Wright, age 70, of Marion, North Carolina passed away on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at Care Partners Hospice Solace Center in Asheville. He was born on December 5, 1950 in Wilkes County, North Carolina. Jimmy was a special person who enjoyed life to it’s fullest. He loved listening to music especially Motown style. He loved everyone and never met a stranger. In his heart and mind, Jimmy was a devoted police officer. He loved Linda, Jeremy and Dustin, who he affectionally called “Big Man”. The family wishes to thank everyone who helped in the care of Jimmy, especially the Marion Police Department and Tanya Williams. Left to cherish his memories are his caregiver/mother, Linda King; grandmother, Lora Suttles; two brothers, Dustin Suttles (Katelyn Elliott) and Jeremy Suttles; one sister, Linda Wright and three nieces, Dakota, Sophie and Nola Suttles. Also surviving Jimmy are several aunts and uncles. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at Beam Funeral Service with Reverend Travis Wynkoop officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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i'm sorry about Jimmy passing away he was a really sweet person and a really great friend I use too work with him at foothills industries. Just know he's in Heaven looking down every day and making sure all his friends and family are doing ok. See you on the other side Jimmy gonna miss you buddy!!!!

Justin Ray Hollifield Jun 23 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Jimmys passing. He was special to many Foothills staff. We will miss him.

Kristie Harmon Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Wright

Doris Smith Pritchard Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

Jimmy was a very special person in which everyone cared for! He will be missed dearly, but may we learn from his unselfish heart, and mist of all the love he carried for his family. RIP Jimmy,and enjoy thise heavenly angels.

Jessica Johnson Lurkins Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry about Jimmy. He was something else. He could say some of the sweetest things and funniest things. He could be very kind and put others before himself when it came to others eating. He wanted you to eat even though he couldn't. I know that was bound to be hard. Linda I'm sorry about your Brother! He's in a better place where he can really enjoy himself!

Denise Moore Cable Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Wright

Gina Holland Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

The community has suffered a tremendous loss...but heaven gained a precious angel. Love you Jimmy..

Pam Hughes Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jimmy Wright

Johnny Styles Jun 19 2021 12:00 AM

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