Gene Wright, 72, of Olive Branch, MS. died Sunday, August 30, 2020. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 5, 2020 at The Dwelling Place in Memphis, TN. Burial was in Forest Hill Cemetery in Kansas City, MO. He is survived by three sons; Andre Norton of Minneapolis, MN., Bryan Wright of Brooklyn Park, MN and Jamar Wright of Kansas City, MO. He is also survived by two sisters; Thelma Maxwell of Coldwater, MS., Onie Ross of Big Lake, MN.; one brother, Eddie Wright of Raytown, MO., five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Felix Cauthen Funeral Home in Senatobia was in charge of arrangements.