Gary Wright

Profile Updated: March 24, 2011
Class Year: 1961
Spouse/Partner: Tuyet
Residing In: VALRICO, FL USA
Children: KIM,LIEN,DANNY ORVILLE,MICHELE,MELISSA
Occupation: Ringpower, retired
Homepage: View Website
Military Service: ARMY RA15711610-DON'T KNOW # YOU DON'T EAT  
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Tried Berea College a couple of years.Was drafted then volunteered for Army helicopter training,Ft Rucker,Al-Korea-Vietnam-Ft Benning Ga.1964-1967.Went back to VietNam from 1967-1971 as Lear Siegler Inc helicopter mechanic.Wounded in 1969(rockets don't recognize non-combantant cards).Married in VietNam,came home with a wife and three kids.Won the lower McRoberts School building with the high bid,lived in it until 1973.Moved to Valrico(Tampa) and worked in heavy equipment parts until Mar 31 2009 when I retired.Enjoying God's gift of 6 grandsons and 1 granddaughter.

School Story:

Two things,one cold snowy day Mr Snapp met us at the horseshoe curve and said if he could make it we could- - never got a snow day in my life!
Second thing was being in Coach Morgan's history class -pop quizz most every day,eating bugs for grades- - he was great! Could you see him today in a classroom!

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Happy birthday Connie,you finally caught up with me !

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Hope you had another happy birthday George .

Feb 14, 2014 at 1:43 PM

Visiting JHS website. Hope you had a good birthday and have a good year ahead.

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Happy birthday Frances and thanks for keeping up with the information concerning our classmates.

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Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
TAKEN AT FT BENNING GA 1967
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
GARY WITH GRANDSON GRAYSON
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
I don't look much different without the sea shells in my eyes! My daughter picked these up in Hawaii and that's the way God made the shells - - and me!
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
2009 GARY AND TUYET
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1959 COMMENCEMENT AND BACCALAUREATE SERVICES THIS WAS MY BROTHER WENDELL'S CLASS
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1959 BACCALAUREATE SERVICE
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
1959 COMMENCEMENT,DOES ANYONE REMEMBER "THE LAUGHING CAVALIER" SUNG BY RONALD MERCER?
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
IN 2005 THESE WERE THE GRANDKIDS,NOTICE ALL THE BOYS(JUST LIKE THE WRIGHT'S)ADD GRAYSON AND THAT MAKES 6.REBECCA NOW 21 IN THE ARMY IN HAWAII,GARY NOW A FROSH AT USF AND IN NAVY RESERVE.THE UNITED NATIONS OF GRANDKIDS IS WHAT ONE LADY CALLS THEM. THEY ARE A BLESSING.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:36 AM
TWO MORE WRIGHT BOYS,THESE ARE MY GRANDSONS,HAYDEN 6 AND GRAYSON 2. FLORIDA BOYS,BUT THEY BLEED BLUE.