A judge heard the Wright … Categories: Magazine Pics 32 comments; Read more; Comments 10 Jan The Braxtons, Toya And Memphitz Wright HIT UP Frank & Tanya Ski's Party Last night Atlanta V-103 morning show co … ( Log Out /  Wright's coworkers state that they were occasionally threatened when they cited people. Furthermore, he also an Ex-Husband of “Antonia Toya Wright” who is a reality television star. MempHitz is ready to face his demons and will have Iyanla Vanzant help him do so.And this all comes on the heels of Toya Wright giving birth to her daughter Reign, whom she shares with boyfriend Robert Rushing.See a clip of MempHitz on “Fix My Life,” plus adorable shots of baby Reign inside… We haven’t heard much from MempHitz in a while, but he’s set to return to television soon. Mickey “Memphitz” Wright, the estranged husband ofToya Wright, opened up about his father being brutally murdered by a KKK member in his hometown of Memphis. Memphitz relived the experience, and ultimately forgave his father’s murderer during the show. She was born on October 26, 1983, in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. READ: Members Of The KKK And Black Panthers Clash At South Carolina Statehouse Rallies. The couples on the WE-TV reality show were asked to share traumatic experiences from childhood when Memphitz shared his story. About See All. Toya Wright's estranged husband relives tragedy on 'Marriage Bootcamp.' “This defendant committed a heinous act of hate-filled violence, and today’s life sentence sends an unmistakable message that such conduct will not be tolerated in our society,”  Thomas E. Perez, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, said of the sentence. Love & Hip Hop ATL Cast Member Mickey "Memphitz" Wright Is Wanted After Assaulting Car Wash Employee Over Stolen Kush According to social media posts shared by Mickey "Memphitz" Wright, a service for "Pop, Lock & Drop It" rapper Huey was held in Missouri on Tuesday. Memphitz's father, Mickey Wright Sr., was an enforcement officer and had just written a citation. NEWSFLASH! ( Log Out /  It took three years for Mardis to be arrested for Mickey Sr.’s murder. “I already come up in a racist town, so it’s like for a racist KKK member to kill my dad, I have a fuse so short, it’s not good,” he admitted. Career. Mardis was initially offered a plea deal to serve 15 years, but a federal civil rights trialput him behind bars for life, in 2011. Wright has four other siblings by the names, Walter Johnson Jr., Rudy Johnson, Casey Johnson, and Josh Johnson. Last week, federal prosecutors and investigators discovered that Mardis murdered another man, Henry Ackerman, in the summer of 1998. Things just got a little too real. #MarriageBootCamp https://t.co/UQi2O1t4Wt. Happy 59th Birthday!!! See actions … The Memphis native told the story of how his father was murdered in 2001 at the hands of a racist police officer who was also found to be a Ku Klux Klan member. In 2016, her brothers Josh Johnson and Ryan “Rudy” Johnson were tragically shot to death. All Rights Reserved. or. … A post shared by Mickey Wright Jr. / “MeMpHiTz” (@therealmemphitz) on Aug 10, 2013 at 8:38am PDT My heart breaks at how @MeMpHiTz and his family lost their father. He pleaded no contest to the charges. [READ: MempHitz Still on The Run + Details Emerge as Car Wash Worker Speaks Out (VIDEO)] When the on-camera psychiatrist asked Memphitz to act out his anger, this happened. In 2004, Wright's family initiated the process to have him declared legally dead so they could collect on his life insurance policy and have offered the theory that Wright was murdered in Memphis by someone who got angry when he cited them for a code violation, and his body and truck were taken to Marshall County and disposed of. Dale V. Mardis, a white gun dealer and auto sales owner, killed Mickey Sr. in what the Department of Justice classified as a “racially motivated” slaying. Arrest details plus MempHitz’ mugshot below: “This defendant committed a heinous act of hate-filled violence, and today’s life sentence sends an unmistakable message that such conduct will not be tolerated in our society,”  Thomas E. Perez, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, said of the sentence. “I already come up in a racist town, so it’s like for a racist KKK member to kill my dad, I have a fuse so short, it’s not good,” he said on the show. By Brenda Alexander Say what you want about Iyanla Vanzant and what many consider her style of life coaching to be unconventional and exploitative; but, one thing she’s never wrong about is the hindrance unresolved traumas will have on your life. Music producer Mickey “Memphitz” Wright, Jr. shared a dark part of his past on a recent episode of WE-TV’s Marriage Bootcamp. Producer Mickey “MempHitz” Wright, will be appearing on the 5th season of Iyanla: Fix My Life. Mickey “Memphitz” Wright, the estranged husband ofToya Wright, opened up about his father being brutally murdered by a KKK member in his hometown of Memphis.The emotional moment came out during an episode ofMarriage Bootcamp Friday (July 22).. Mickey “Memphitz” Wright, the newly wedded husband of Antonia “Toya” Carter was arrested earlier today at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International airport.. Word on the curb is that Memph allegedly tried to bring a gun onto an airplane! The Wright Family KING > it Ain’t Over Till its Over. From out of no where, music exec Mickey 'MempHitz' Wright went IN on singer K. Michelle on Instagram last night. Rest in Peace until its time to Wake Up. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Mickey Sr. was dismembered with pieces of his body burned in a 55-gallon drum, while remaining body parts were placed in various junkyard cars and crushed. READ: KKK Rally In Anaheim Leaves 3 Stabbed, 13 Arrested (Yes, In 2016). While working with former hip-hop music executive Mickey "Memphitz" Wright, Iyanla senses that Mickey is afraid to be totally vulnerable, especially when it comes to talking about the brutal murder of his father by a member of the Ku Klux Klan. Mardis pleaded guilty on March 21, 2011, to the racially-motivated killing of Officer Wright. Community See All. “I am hopeful that this sentence will bring some sense of justice for Mickey Wright’s loved ones.”. Mickey “Memphitz” Wright, the estranged husband of Toya Wright, opened up about his father being brutally murdered by a KKK member in his hometown of Memphis. The Memphis native told the story of how his father was murdered in 2001 at the hands of a racist police officer who was also found to be a Ku Klux Klan member. After years of absence from the music scene, Memphis native Mickey “Memphitz” Wright Jr. appeared on Iyanla: Fix My Life to discuss his downward spiral from the entertainment industry. Toya & Mickey "Memphitz" Wright got married last month, but the ceremony just played out on their reality show season finale. His father, Mickey Wright Sr., was a 46-year-old code enforcement officer last seen on April 7, 2001, following a visit to a car lot to write a citation. His work identification and badge were located in a creek in Olive … Copyright © 2021 BHM Digital. As he tells it, he's had no chance to get his life and career back on track. Until he can address the pain of losing his beloved dad, Iyanla says, Mickey will continue to be spiritually and emotionally stunted. Toya Wright's sexy husband Memphitz recently sat for a cover shoot for KONTROL Magazine and we have more pics from the shoot plus deets on why the death of his father made him leave Memphis, TN. Producer Mickey “MempHitz” Wright, will be appearing on the 5th season of Iyanla: Fix My Life. Mickey Wright's family has been waiting six long years for their day in court. Mardis also admitted to the 1998 unrelated murder of a white man over a debt dispute. And Memphitz's & Toya's brothers were in the wedding as well. Mickey did not return to his office to turn in his company truck or his log for the day. Page Transparency See More. Contact We Love Mickey 'Memphitz' Wright on Messenger. Wright will reportedly be addressing his father?s tragic death as well as his legal struggles and relationship issues (Wright is the ex-husband of reality star, Toya Wright). Mickey ‘MempHitz’ Wright officially surrendered to Fulton County authorities last night (June 30, 2015).. A warrant was issued for the former music executive and reality television star after he allegedly pulled a gun on a Johns Creek car wash worker. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. It took three years for Mardis to be arrested for Mickey Sr.’s murder. Mickey "Memphitz" Wright is defending himself for the first time after months of speculation stemming from claims that he physically abused "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" star K. Michelle. aka “MeMpHiTz” (@therealmemphitz) onAug 10, 2013 at 8:38am PDT. He was last seen at his place of employment at the Shelby County Office of Constuction Code Enforcement. Family Of Malcolm X Introduce Evidence That NYPD, FBI Conspired To Assassinate Leader. 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