He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Wright; and parents, William and Mollie Wright.
He is survived by a daughter, Sandy Hacker; son, Larry Wright; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, William Wright; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be conducted at 7 p.m. tonight, Dec. 26, 2010, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Revs. Norman Stallings and Dennis Price officiating.
Graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday in the Earls Cemetery.
His family will receive friends from 5 to7 p.m. today at the funeral home prior to the service in the chapel.