Garbert Wright

Aug. 30, 1952 - March 2, 2018

Garbert "Bert" Velo Wright, age 65, of Hamilton, Texas, passed away Friday March 2, 2018. A memorial service for Bert will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 9, at Riley Funeral Home, Hamilton, Texas 76531.

Bert was born August 30, 1952 in Waco, Texas to Elbert Garrett Wright and Velma Lois Watson Wright. Bert was well known for mentoring High School and College students through his work.

Bert was preceded in death by his parents and brother Garry Wright.

Bert is survived by his two sons, Wyn Wright of San Francisco, CA, and Dakota Wright of Hamilton, TX; one grandson, Kingston Wright of Hamilton; four sisters and one brother, Virginia Brown, Wanda Harris, Garrett Wright, Gambra Green, and Gayla Bain; also surviving him are nieces and nephews, Staci Brown, Angela Stewart, Aaron Wright, Anson Wright, Taylor Green, Meghan Green, Kristen Bain, and Hannah Bain.

Memorial Contributions may be made to help the youth FFA and 4H Programs in Hamilton County by check or online at

For more information please contact, Riley Funeral Home. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Wright family.