Dustin Brandon Wright, 36, of Emory went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 29, 2016 in Emory. Funeral service and celebration of life will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Potts Ranch on FM 275 in Emory with Rev. Robert Burns officiating. A private burial will be at Dougherty Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Ingram Funeral Home, Quinlan, Texas.
Dustin was born in Dallas, Texas on September 16, 1980. He is the son of Samuel Harold Wright and Sherri Leann Potts Wright. He was a member of the Chapel Hill Baptist Church. Dustin was raised in Emory. He graduated from Rains High School and went on to receive his associate’s degree from Navarro College with a certification from the John Deere Tech/Agriculture Mechanization program. Dustin’s number one passion in life was his three children. He was a loving father, brother, and son. Dustin enjoyed being outdoors, riding horses and if he wasn’t in a saddle he was on or under a tractor. He was always one to help others before himself. Dustin loved and lived the cowboy way of life.
Dustin was preceded in death by his grandfather James Wright.
He is loved and will be missed by his parents; children Jaren Wright, Jara Wright, and Kyndlee Wright all of Emory; brother Jonathan Wright and wife Lanie of Emory; grandparents Bill and Betty Potts of Emory and Arlene Young of Edgewood; best friend Kevin Douglas, and a host of family and friends.
Serving as Pallbearers: Jonathan Wright, Kevin Douglas, Tommy Potts, Chris Potts, Aaron Potts, Lance Wright and Tanner Kearney
“Courage is being scared to death…and saddling up anyway.” John Wayne