Wright, Christian Matthew

Friday, January 25, 2013

Christian Matthew Wright, infant, of Soddy Daisy, died on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.

Survivors include his parents, Matthew and Leslie Wright; grandparents, Lonnie and Kathy Turley and Roger and Becky Wright and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Graveside services will be on Friday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. with Reverend Rob Gallaty officiating at Chattanooga Memorial Park.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


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