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Andrew Wright, Jr., dies at 99

ANDREW WRIGHT, JR.

ANDREW WRIGHT, JR.

Andrew Wright, Jr., 99, died November 12 at his residence in Jenkins.

A son of the late Andrew and Lula Alice Stapleton Wright, he was a member of the Whitesburg Masonic Lodge for 60 years and was a past Master, the caretaker of Fishpond Lake for 18 years, and member of the Army Air Corp stationed in the South Pacific.

Surviving are his wife of 11 years, Wilma Brown Wright; three sons, Larry Wright of Mayking, Michael Wright of Lexington, and Paul Wright of Dayton, Ohio; three daughters, Marsha Clifford of Dayton, Ohio, Debbie Black of Indianapolis, Ind., and Ama Lovins of Frankfort; a brothers, Jim Wright of Corinth; three sisters, Vena Wright and Judy Caufman, both of Dry Ridge, and Peggy Wampler of Pound, Va.; 14 grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held November 15 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Craft Cemetery at Mayking.

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