Marlyn Eleanor Johnson, b: 26 January 1931 at Platte, Charles Mix, SD, died 27 December 1998 in Harrison County, Mississippi.Find A Grave Memorial# 1348527.
On 15 June 1952, she married John A. Wright. He was born 19 January 1930, and died 16 October 1998 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Find A Grave Memorial# 1348527. John served in the US Navy during both the Korean and Viet Nam conflicts, attaining the rank of Captain. His parents were Henry D. Wright and Lonnelle H. Bushnell.
Marlyn & John Wright are buried in Biloxi National Cemetery, Biloxi, Harrison, Mississippi.
John's father was the newspaper owner/editor in Platte, SD. John walked through a snowstorm for a distance of 3-4 miles in order to court Marlyn.