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Barky Wright

Owner/Funeral Director

Recognizing the trust placed in us, it is our commitment to treat each family with dignity, respect and compassion.

Our staff will assist you in planning a service that celebrates the life of your loved one and respects their and your wishes.

Here you will find information about us and the services we provide. If we can be of further assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us anytime. 

Independently owned and family operated, Wright Funeral Home & Crematory has been privileged to serve the residents of Franklin and surrounding communities in their historic Downtown Franklin location since 1976 and from their Southampton County location in Boykins since 1999. Recently we added on-site cremation facilities and an on-site pet crematory.

Wright Funeral Home & Crematory can now be found on Facebook for an interactive way to communicate with the community,post obituaries, and share condolences.

A funeral is more than just a single day in a lifetime, it's a lifetime in a single day.

Charles Clancy Carson, Jr.

Charles Clancy Carson, Jr.

08/15/26 - 05/25/15

Suffolk- Charles Clancy Carson, Jr., 88, passed away May 25, 2015 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. He was a native ... View full obituary

George M. Davis, Jr.

George M. Davis, Jr.

07/15/26 - 05/25/15

Boykins -George Marriott Davis, Jr., 88, passed away on Memorial Day, May 25, 2015, at his residence in Franklin, Virginia. ... View full obituary

Ted Minor

Ted Minor

12/01/42 - 05/22/15

Courtland- Edward Colquitt “Ted” Minor, 72, formerly of Courtland, VA, passed away May 22, 2015 at Benedictine Health Center in ... View full obituary

Gladys Marie Casper

Gladys Marie Casper

05/27/38 - 05/18/15

Boykins- Gladys Marie Johnson Casper, 76, passed away May 18, 2015 at the East Pavilion in Franklin, VA. Mrs Casper ... View full obituary

Alma Peterson Williamson

Alma Peterson Williamson

01/26/26 - 05/16/15

Suffolk – Alma Peterson Williamson, 89, passed away May 16, 2015. Born in Clinton, NC, she was a daughter of ... View full obituary

Marion Grey Morris Smithwick

Marion Grey Morris Smithwick

11/01/36 - 05/08/15

Franklin- Marion Grey Morris Smithwick, 78, widow of Joseph Allen Smithwick, passed away May 8, 2015. She was a native ... View full obituary

Evelyne Kitchen Soulli

Evelyne Kitchen Soulli

10/27/27 - 05/06/15

Ivor – Evelyne Kitchen Soulli, 87, passed away May 6, 2015 at East Pavilion. ... View full obituary

Debra Leitner

Debra A Leitner

05/09/55 - 05/03/15

Como – Debra Ann Leitner, 59, passed away May 3, 2015 at her home. ... View full obituary

Stephen Dale Lee

Stephen Dale Lee

02/02/53 - 04/30/15

Boykins- Stephen Dale Lee, 62, passed away peacefully April 30,2015 at his home. He was born in Portsmouth and was ... View full obituary

Edwin James Miller

Edwin James Miller

10/28/84 - 04/29/15

Margarettsville- Edwin James Miller, 30, passed away April 29, 2015 at the home of his parents after a lifelong struggle ... View full obituary

John R. Spivey

John R. Spivey

01/24/29 - 04/28/15

Windsor- John Ruben Spivey, 86, passed away April 28, 2015 at Sentara Obici Hospital. Mr. Spivey was a lifelong resident ... View full obituary

Hazel Caudle

Hazel Y Caudle

08/20/29 - 04/24/15

Zuni- Hazel Wells Caudle, 85, of Zuni, VA., formerly of the Back Bay area of Virginia Beach, went to be ... View full obituary

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