WRIGHTGRAHAM, Ky. – Donald R. Wright, 77, of Graham, KY passed away Monday evening March 4, 2013 at 5:45 p.m. in the Kindred Nursing Home Greenville, Ky. after a lengthy illness.

He was born October 4, 1935 in Central City, KY the son of the late Cecil Joel Wright and Anna Marie Spears Wright. He retired in 1983 from Green River Steel after 25 years. Donald was a member of Luzerne General Baptist Church, a Mason for 34 years, and member of John T. Crandle Lodge.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Myrtle Arnett Wright of Graham, KY; three children, Angela (Lonnie) Cobb of Graham, KY, Eric (Debbie) Wright of Morgantown, KY, and Tracy (Johnny) Hocker of Greenville, KY; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; six brothers and sisters, Edith Lyons of Greenville, KY, Jerry (Sandy) Wright of Greenville, KY, Roger (Becky) Wright of Greenville, KY, Hilda (Jerry) Hale of Greenville, KY, Pat Bullock of Greenville, KY, and Carolyn (Ralph) Merron of Rockport, KY.

Friends may call Wednesday afternoon March 6, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Gary’s Funeral Home Greenville, KY and after 9:00 a.m. Thursday March 7, 2013 until Funeral time.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday morning March 7, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. from Gary’s Funeral Home Greenville, KY by Rev. Kerry Vincent and Rev. Walter Evitts with burial to follow in Corley Chapel Cemetery Graham, KY.

Masonic services will be conducted Wednesday March 6, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. from Gary’s Funeral Home Greenville, KY.

Online condolences to the family can be made at www.garysfuneralhome.net

Posted on 2/2/14

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