Kentrell Kabriona Wright
June 26, 2002 ~ November 6, 2020 (age 18)
Kentrell Wright was born on June 26, 2002 to Cherri Smith and William Wright. Kentrell was the youngest of four children.
Her funeral service was held on Saturday November 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm at the Rivers of Life International Ministries with Pastor Michael Ryan in charge. Burial was in the Jones Chapel Church Cemetery and Dixie Funeral Home www.dixiefuneralhome.com was in charge of the professional service.
Kentrell was affectionately known as “Kiki” to all who knew and loved her. Kiki attended Hardeman County Schools. At the time of her death, she was a senior at Middleton High School. During her high school years, she played basketball and volleyball.
Kiki loved spending time with her niece and nephew. She loved music and dancing. Kiki was employed at Amazon. She had a bright future and was planning on attending UT Martin next year.
Kiki confessed a hope in Christ and was baptized at Jones Chapel MB Church, where she remained a member until her death. Kiki was preceded in death by her loving grandfather, Emmett Smith.
Kiki leaves to cherish her memories: Her loving mother; Cherri (Daris Thomas) Smith: an uncle who was a father to her; Demetrius (Veronica) Wright: two sisters; Kendra Smith and Shantrell Cheairs: one brother; Steven Wright: grandparents; Allie Young, Larry and Lucy Wright: two nieces; Kennedi Mason and Grey Parham: one nephew; Carson Cheairs: five aunts; April (William Jones) Smith, Christine Smith, Patricia Smith, Pamela Donald, and Valerie Young: six uncles; Steve Young, Tyrone (Stephanie) Smith, James (Denise) Smith, Robert L. (Annette) Smith, Jerome (Mildred McCall) Smith, and Earl Smith: six great aunts; Osnell Meadows, Roberta (U.C.) Gibson, Teresa Cooper, Alberta Rayborn, Catherine Jones, Jackie (Cedric) Harris: ten great uncles; Preston (Delores) Bell, Tommy L. (Gladys) Bell, Chamber( Emma) Bell, Alvin (Eilene) Bell, Ray (Shirley) Bell, Willie Harris, Gregory Harris, Calvin Harris, Victor Harris, and Markeith Harris: two special friends; Antonio Saulsbury and Nikki McMahan: and a host of cousins, love ones, and friends; as well as her teammates, 2021 classmates, coaches, and teachers.
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