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Mr. William Clark Wright, age 81, passed on to glory to receive his wings on February 6, 2018. A native of Atlanta, GA, he was married to and was a faithful husband for 59 1/2 years to his soulmate and beloved wife, Virginia. He was a 1955 graduate of David T. Howard High School and served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He worked at Nabisco and retired after 26 years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Clark and Ollie Wright Pitts. He is survived by his loving wife, Virginia Wright; 3 daughters, Dr. Valarie Wright Manley (Mike), Carol and Bernadette Wright; 6 grandchildren, Dr. Charisma Manley, William, Candace, Christopher, Ashton, and Blake; 3 great grandchildren, Chance, Aries, and Jaliyah; 2 brothers, Jessie and Larry Pitts; one sister, Vanessa Swann; one aunt, Florene Shields, and a host of other relatives and friends. The services to honor and celebrate the life of William will start with the viewing/family hour today, 4:00 - 6:00 PM at New City Church, 3355 Old Jonesboro Rd., Fairburn, GA. Final celebration will be Monday, February 12, 2018 at 12 noon at New City Church as well. Pastor Gilbert Kelly, officiating. Entombment will follow at Lincoln Cemetery, 2275 Joseph E. Boone Blvd., Atlanta, GA.

Pollard Funeral Home, Inc., 827 Pollard Blvd., SW Atlanta, GA 30315 404-688-7073

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  • Monday, February 12, 2018
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  • Monday, February 12, 2018
    To the family, I am sincerely sorry for your loss. It's never easy to lose a loved one under any circumstance. Please be assured that Jehovah God is aware of your pain and he is near to the brokenhearted.(Pam 34:18) For the bible promises us that there will be a resurrection (John 5:28-29) and God will bring an end to Death once and for all (Rev 21:4). From that point on we will never have to feel the pangs of death again. I pray these words and scriptures bring you comfort.
    ~ S Troupe   Austell, GA
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    To The Family, I am truly sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort and tender mercies sustain you during this difficult time (2 Corinthians 1:3,4).
    ~ Ramona Ellison   Atlanta
  • Thursday, February 22, 2018
    You have my deepest condolences. According to 1 Co 15:26 death is truly our enemy, but it also says that death will be done away with. You can also find comfort at Rev 21:4 where God will wipe the tears from our eyes and death will be no more. I hope you find these words of some source of comfort.
  • Monday, February 26, 2018
    My condolences to the family. Gain comfort from God's word during this very sad time. The bible at John 5:28,29 and Rev. 21:4 is so very encouraging to read from your own copy of the bible.
    ~ Sister   Atl., GA
  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    My sincere condolences to the family and friends. During this difficult time, you can pour out your heart to the "God of all comfort" for help. ~2 Corinthians 1:3,4 I know He will grant you the needed strength to get through this moment in your life.
    ~ A Taylor   Decatur, GA
  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    we're so sorry to hear you are mourning the recent loss of your loved one. May you find strength and comfort from the words of Psalms 46:1 which reads: "God is our refuge and strength, A help that is readily found in times of distress." Our loving God is there for us if we ask for his help (1 John 5:14). He didn't intend for us to grow old and die. He thus has made the SURE promise of a resurrection RIGHT HERE ON EARTH when it is restored to a beautiful paradise (Psalms 37:9-11, 29; Acts 24:15; Isaiah 55;11). Can you see yourself welcoming back to life your loved ones? What a joy it will bring all of us. You can go online to JW.ORG and find out more about this resurrection.
    ~ R&R Lopez
  • Sunday, April 22, 2018
    I am very sorry for your loss. May the love of family, friends, and Almighty God bring you comfort and support during your time of grief and afterward. (Ps. 83:18; Isaiah 41:10) May the hope of a resurrection on a restored earth bring you peace. (Acts 24:15; Psalm 37:11, 29)
    ~ P. Henderson   Cov., GA