Roy "Chub" Wright, 86, of Kings Mine, passed at home on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010 surrounded by family.
He was a World War II veteran and a member of the Kipling VFW. He retired from the Ford Motor Co. after 32 years. He enjoyed fishing, walking and watching his grandchildren play sports.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosalie Wright, and nine brothers and sisters.
"Pop" leaves behind a daughter, Sandy (Rick) Ellison; four sons, Art (Karen) Wright, Jerry (Laureen) Wright, Dale (Tina) Wright and Ray (Missy) Wright; 12 grandchildren, Amber and Becca Ellison and Lexi (Drew) Greenwood, Bryan (Michelle) Wright and Ben (Elizabeth) Wright, Adam and Mark Wright, Amy (Keith Carpenter) and Matt Wright, Paige and Parker Wright and Kayla (Zack) Yeagle; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Louise Wright.
Calling Hours held Monday, November 29, 2010 at Black-Epperson Funeral Home, Byesville. Graveside services were Tuesday, November 30 at Forest Hill Cemetery in Canton.