Firefighters mourn the loss of Captain Wright
By SHANE SHIFFLETT, Correspondent | July 30, 2020 | GEORGIA
Story No. 073120111
Photo by Shane ShifflettFuneral service for City of Morrow Fire Captain Robert Wright
Photo by Shane ShifflettFirefighters from all over attending the funeral
Photo by Shane ShifflettDave Williams gives a final salute
Photo by Shane ShifflettFinal ride of Captain Wrights gear
Photo by Shane ShifflettFinal salute for Captain Robert Wright
Photo by Shane ShifflettClayton County Fire
Photo by Shane ShifflettFire apparatus procession leaving the funeral home.
Photo by Shane Shifflett Hearse carrying Capt. Wright to the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton
Riverdale,Georgia; Firefighters, family & friends gathered at the Dortch-Williamson Funeral Home for the funeral of Captain Robert Wright of the City of Morrow Fire Department. A procession of motorcycles, fire apparatus and police vehicles made their way from Riverdale to the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton where Captain Wright was laid to rest. Along the way along I-75 to Canton, fire apparatus staged on the overpasses giving Bob a final salute. Captain Wright had over 20 years of service. We Thank you Bob for your dedicated years of service with the Fire Department and your service to our country (Retired Army).
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