Ike O. Wright, 56, of Kansas City, formerly of Slater, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009, at Shady Lawn Nursing Center in Savannah.
Graveside services will be held Monday, March 2, 2009, at 1 p.m. at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Slater, with Rev. Carl Branch officiating. Weiker Funeral Home in Slater is in charge of arrangements.
Born Dec. 12, 1952, in Slater, he was the son of the late Richard Jackson and Dorothy Wright. He attended Slater public schools and worked at Banquet Foods in Marshall.
Survivors include one brother, Richard Jackson Jr. of DeWitt, Va.; and three sisters, Bernice Jackson of Kansas City, Patsy Davis of Kansas City and Dorothy Watts of Slater.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Jimmy Wayne Wright; and three sisters, Mary Ruth Jackson Walton, Inez Jackson Harvey and Marilyn Wright.