Rev. Timothy Wright
Summary: Grammy-nominated gospel singer and composer known for his up-tempo praise songs and mass choir sound who was pastor of Grace Tabernacle Christian Center Church of God in Christ in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York and released more than a dozen gospel recordings by writing many of the songs himself, who was critically injured on July 4, 2008 in a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 80 near Loganton, Pennsylvania when another car going the wrong way struck his car, killing his wife Betty and whose 14-year-old grandson D.J. died later at a hospital, as did the other driver.
Cause of Death: Complications from injuries sustained in a car accident
Born: June 17, 1947
Died: April 23, 2009
Location: Bronx, New York