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Greg Thomas Wright

Died: April 9, 2017

A native and resident of Saint Gabriel, LA, he passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at home surrounded by his family at the age of 66. Greg was a parishioner of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, a member of the Louisiana Cattlemen’s Association, and a graduate of St. Gabriel High School, Class of 1968. He retired from Gil…read more

A native and resident of Saint Gabriel, LA, he passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at home surrounded by his family at the age of 66. Greg was a parishioner of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, a member of the Louisiana Cattlemen’s Association, and a graduate of St. Gabriel High School, Class of 1968. He retired from Gillis W. Long Center for the Military Department Power Plant. Greg enjoyed working with his horses and other animals and was a true cowboy. He was very devoted to his family and is greatly loved and will be dearly missed. He is survived by his daughter, Tabitha Lathan; siblings Rita Sanchez (husband Victor) of Dutchtown, LA, Mary Ray (husband Phil) of St. Gabriel, LA, Morris Wright (wife Annette) of Gonzales, LA, and Charles Wright (wife Lisa) of St. Gabriel, LA; and grandchildren Brook and Rhett. Greg is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Dean Wright; and parents “A.G.” Andrew Gayden Wright, Jr. and Beverly Wright. Visitation will be on Tuesday, April 10, 2017 at Rabenhorst Funeral Home (825 Government Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802) from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Visitation will continue at Saint Gabriel Catholic Church on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (3625 Highway 75, Saint Gabriel, LA 70776) from 9:00 am until the Funeral Mass at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in the St. Gabriel Catholic Church Catholic Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Michael Sanchez, Kevin Sanchez (Godchild), Alex White, C.W. Wright, Andrew Sanchez, Tyler Courtney, and Austin Sanchez, all nephews. Honorary pallbearers will be Greg’s brother and Godchild, Charles “Andy” Wright and nephew Paul J. White. Donations in Greg’s name may be made to the Cancer Society of Greater Baton Rouge or St. Jude’s Hospital. The family would like to thank the staff of Amedysis Hospice for their care of Greg.

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, April 10, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Rabenhorst Funeral Home

Address:

825 Government Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

St. Gabriel Catholic Church

Address:

3625 LA Hwy 75
St. Gabriel, Louisiana 70776

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Time: 11:00 am -

St. Gabriel Catholic Church

Address:

3625 LA Hwy 75
St. Gabriel, Louisiana 70776

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

St Gabriel Catholic Church Cemetery

Address:

St. Gabriel, LA

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