Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Henry Wright

September 20, 1923 - April 10, 2021
Holland, MI



Monday, April 19, 2021
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Tuesday, April 20, 2021
1:00 PM EDT
Sunset Hills Cemetery
4413 Flushing Road
Flint, MI 48504


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Cornerstone Tabernacle
781 Lincoln Avenue
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Henry McKinley Wright, age 97, of Holland formerly of Flint, MI died Saturday, April 10, 2021.

Henry was a former member of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Flint, MI before joining Cornerstone Tabernacle in Holland. He served in the US Army during World War II and retired from General Motors. He really enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cards and loved spending time with family. And if there was a task that needed to be completed Henry could always get it done, no matter how difficult it was, he could figure it out. He was a “Jack of All Trades”.

He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Ann Wright and a son Marc Wright.

He is survived by his son, Pastor Douglas C. and Crystal Wright of Holland; grandchildren: Alexis Wright of Holland, Douglas “Doc” Wright II and wife, Cassandra of Holland and Marc Wright Jr. of Lapeer, MI; great grandchildren: Zoe McKinley, Zaiya and Zavion; sister: Daisy Mae Woodworth of Henderson, NC; a host of nieces, nephews and many cousins.

A visitation will be from 5-7 pm, Monday, April 19, 2021 at Dykstra Funeral Homes-Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street in Holland.

The family would like to invite family and friends to a graveside service with military honors at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at Sunset Hills cemetery, 4413 Flushing Road, Flint, MI 48504. Pastor Douglas C. Wright will be presiding. Memorial contributions may be given to Cornerstone Tabernacle Church, 781 Lincoln Avenue, Holland, MI 49423. Arrangements are by Dykstra Funeral Homes-Mulder Chapel.