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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jan 25, 2019
Knoxville attorney Gary W. Wright died on Jan. 21 at the age of 66, the Knoxville Bar Association reports. Wright joined Wimberly Lawson Wright Daves & Jones PLLC in 1983 and started in its Morristown office before joining the Knoxville office in 1988. He practiced labor and employment law for the firm's clients for decades. Prior to entering private practice, Wright was a federal prosecutor for the National Labor Relations Board, working in its Peoria and Atlanta regions. Services for Wright will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church of Taos. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church, according to The Taos News.