Mr. Johnny Allen Wright, 55, of Valdese, passed away on Monday, February 20, 2023, at his residence after a period of declining health.

Mr. Wright was born September 14, 1967, in Avery County, a son of Martha Stewart Wright and the late Jimmy Wright.  Before his illness, he was formally employed with Ellis Hosiery as a dyehouse tub technician.  Johnny was a very loving husband, father, and grandfather.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Angel Nicole Wright.

Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Martha Stewart Wright, his wife, Tammy Cook Wright, two daughters Ashley Lee (Eric), Sarah Carter (Nick), God-daughter, Audrianna Moses all of Valdese, two brothers, Jerry Wright (Jennifer), Chester Wright (Beth) and a special nephew, Tyler Smith.  Also surviving are his grandchildren, Carson Carter, Nevaeh Carter, Josie Abercrombie and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services, for Johnny Allen Wright will be held Friday February 24, 2023, at 12:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service with Rev. Joe Dempsey and Rev. Randell Honeycutt officiating.  Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8:00 P.M. Thursday at Heritage Funeral Service.

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