Bobby Gene Wright, 74, of Gastonia passed away January 13 at Gastonia Care & Rehab in Gastonia. Mr. Wright was born February 28, 1942 in Cleveland County, NC. Bobby was employed before retirement with the King’s Mountain City Water Department. Survivors include his Nieces and nephews, Margaret Watts and husband Thomas of Kings Mountain, Martha Dixon of Kings Mountain, Carolyn Parker and husband of Roxboro, NC, Eugene Dixon and wife Mary of Kings Mountain and Helen Ross and husband David of Bessemer City. Services will be held privately by the family at a later date.