Rev. Sargent Wright


Retired pastor Sargent Wright died on Friday, March 7, 2014. He is survived by four children, seven grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. Condolences to the family may be sent to Bill Wright, 6713 Alden Lane, Citrus Heights, CA 95621.   

The memorial service is scheduled for Sunday, March 16, at 2:30 p.m., at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Sacramento. The Revs. Alan Jones and David Slorpe will preside.   

Sarge Wright originally served in the Northern Illinois Conference before transferring to California-Nevada in 1955. In this Conference he served the Cambrian Park and Lafayette churches before retiring in 1975. He also served as Superintendent for the Fresno District from 1970 through 1973.  

Memorial gifts may be sent to St. Mark’s Memorial Fund, 2391 St. Mark’s Way, Sacramento, CA 95864.   


California-Nevada Conference
1350 Halyard Drive
West Sacramento, CA 95691
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