Donald Ray Wright, age 56, died on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at the Norton Hospital in Louisville.
He was born on March 10, 1965 in Carrollton, the son of Laymon Earl Wright and Margaret Janie Pennington Wright of Turners Station. Donald had worked at the Kentucky Utilities Ghent Generating Station for over 30 years currently as a maintenance planner. He was a member of the Port Royal Methodist Church, enjoyed collecting guns, vehicles and he enjoyed farming.
Donald will be missed by his wife, Sharon Faye Mertz Wright of Ghent, KY, his parents; Laymon and Janie Wright of Turners Station, KY, a son, Bryan Michael Wright of Ghent, KY, two daughters, Shannon Renee Wright of Florence, KY, and Lauren Danielle Wright of Owenton, KY, and a brother, Nicholas L. Wright of Turners Station, KY.
Funeral services were held Saturday, September 18, 2021, at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron Laughlin officiating the service. Burial followed in the Port Royal Cemetery in Port Royal, KY.
Serving as pallbearers were Bryan Wright, Nicholas Wright, Brian Norris, Tim Osborne, Derrick Barnhill, Rob Spenneberg, Bobby Smow and Ben Ziegler.
The Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at: www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com
Published by Henry County Local from Sep. 22 to Sep. 29, 2021.