Charles Fred WRIGHT Jr.(1944 - 2014)

Charles Fred Wright, Jr.

BOULDER CITY, NV - Charles Fred Wright, Jr., 70, born in Springfield, Ill., on March 12, 1944, died April 10, 2014, in Boulder City.

Preceded in death by his mother, Frances L. Ridgeway Wright; father, Charles Fred Wright, Sr.; twin sister, Charlene F. Wright; wife, Pat Wright; son, Danny Wright; and granddaughter, Brittny Vonbehaen.

Charles served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Henry County during the Vietnam War from 1964-1970. He lived in Springfield, Ill., until 1980 when he moved to Las Vegas and later Boulder City.

Survivors include children: Charles Fred (Tina) Wright III and Herta Ray Jesse; grandchildren, Austin Jesse and Heather Fletcher (Paul); great-grandson, Phillip Fletcher; two sisters, Nancy (Tom) Boxell and Norma (Larry) Motley of Springfield; brother, Jim (Beth) Wright; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside Service: 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Constant Cemetery in Buffalo Hart, Ill.

Published in The State Journal-Register from July 4 to July 6, 2014