Rev. Timothy Wright

 

 

Age: 61

 

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 in a three-vehicle accident on Interstate 80 near Loganton, Pennsylvania on July 4, 2008 when another car going the wrong way struck his car, in which his wife Betty and 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