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Randy Lee Wright, 65 of Alexander, died January 11, 2021 peacefully at home in his recliner, surrounded by his family.

He was born June 30, 1955 in Jacksonville. He was the son of Gail and Peggy (Kearns) Wright. They preceded him in death. He married his teenage sweetheart Margaret (Marty) Johnson on July 25, 1975 at Sacred Heart Catholic church in Franklin IL, and she survives. They were true life partners.

Together they have three children. Mary Beth (Mark) Hammelman, and their children Megan, Emma and Ryan. Missy (Bill) Naeve and their children Carter and Grant. Dustin Wright and his children Maggie and Susie and their mother Madonna.

Randy is survived by His brother Rick (Kathy) Wright, his sister Janet (Billy) Orris, and he was preceded in death by his sister Connie (Ed) Johnson. He is also survived by 33 nieces and nephews and six Godchildren.

Randy truly had a servants heart. He could be called upon at any time to help anyone. He served as Eucharistic minister and Lector at the Church of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Alexander. He was past president of the Alexander Businessman Association, as well as a member of the volunteer fire department. He chose to live his life, serving not only the public, but serving his own dad for 45 years in the family business. He passed the craft on to Dustin three generations working side by side making peoples homes perfect.

After retiring, he enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren and making crafts for his Sisters-in-Law. He cherished his time visiting Nashville with Marty.

He was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus and a parishioner at Church of Our Saviour in Jacksonville.

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 am on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Franklin, with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Memorials are suggested to Routt Catholic High School. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be left online at

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