Pruitt Jacob Wright, 24, of Lake Village passed away on November 25, 2016 in Lantana, Florida.
He was born on February 20, 1992 in Pine Bluff and was the son of James Wright and Monie (Ballard) Johnson.
He was very athletic and adventurous. He enjoyed tennis, hunting, fishing and loved the outdoors. He was a brother to many, and his smile would light up a room. His laugh was unique and contagious. He was very persuasive and charasmatic. He was the guy who made everybody smile. The guy who could brighten a room and make everybody laugh. The guy who made others fall in love with him from the begining by being the great man he had become.
He is proceeded in death by his grandparents, Eddie Wright and Nola Wright Larrison.
Survivors are his parents, James Wright and wife, Suzanne of Lake Village, and Monie (Ballard) Johnson and husband, Darryl of Little Rock; two brothers, Joshua H. Wright of Longview, Texas and Paul A. Wright of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; stepsister, Kristen Johnson Devers of Bryant; two stepbrothers, Barrett Howell of Benton, and Clayton Howell of Monticello; grandparents, Thomas and Carolyn Ballard of Pine Bluff; two uncles, John Wright (Angela) of Lake Village and Clarence Ballard (Gina) of the Bermuda Islands; one aunt, Sarah Leopard (Jeremy) of Rison; and six cousins.
Visitation will be held on November 30 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village. Funeral Services will be held on December 1 at 10:30 a.m. at Lake Village Baptist Church with Bro. Mike Bell officiating. Burial will be in Holy Innocents Cemetery in Lake Village, under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to charity of choice in honor of Pruitt Jacob Wright.