Gary Alan Wright, age 65, of Elsmere, KY, passed away on Sunday, February 04, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital.

Gary was born on June 2, 1952 in Somerset, KY to Jessie Ruth Wright and the late Billy Joe Wright.  He loved watching westerns and building things.  Gary loved being outside gardening and had a “green thumb”.   He was a huge fan of the Cincinnati Reds.  He was very strong minded and didn’t quit until the very end.

He is survived by his mother, Jessie Ruth Wright of Somerset; three daughters, Julie Wright (and Walt) Wherry of Elsmere, Billie Jo (and Donnie) Morgan of Elsmere and Stacy Wright of Elsmere; one brother, Steve (and Judy) Wright of Somerset; three sisters, Teresa (and Billy Joe) Murphy of Summerfield, FL, Brenda (and Kenneth) Massengale of Pine Knot and Patricia (and Larry) Cassada of Monticello; six grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Joe Wright.

Visitation will be on Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 11:00am until 12:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will follow on Thursday at 12:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Griffith officiating.  Burial will be at Wright Cemetery in McCreary County.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Gary Wright.