OBITUARY: Glenn Edward Wright Sr.


Glenn Edward Wright, Sr. age 54 of Old Hickory, died Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at Alive Hospice in Murfreesboro.

Born July 22, 1968 in Chicago, IL, he was the son of the late Wilbert and Dorothy Witcher Wright, he was preceded in death by sons, Glenn Edward Wright, Jr., Landon Mitchell Johnson and Zachary Ryan Johnson; and a brother, Tommy Wright.

Glenn was a computer builder and was well known during the Christmas season for portraying Santa Claus.

He is survived by his wife, Penny Wilkerson Wright; daughters, Cassandra Wright (Robert Kennedy) and Brittany Johnson (Michael Smeenk; brothers, Gary Wright and Jerry Wright (Barbara).

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Glenn will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 18, 2023 at Hunter Funeral Home with Bro. Lain Tomlinson officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11 a.m. till service time.


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