Whitesburg KY

Lentena Wright dies at Pikeville

Lentena Wright, 73, of Dana, died November 16 at Pikeville Medical Center.

A retired coal miner, he was a son of the late George and Maxie Wallace Wright. He was the father of the late Edward Lynn Wright and Annette Wright Tharp, and a brother of the late Orville Wright, Aldon Wright, Corbin Wright, Dessie Mae McMahan, Blanche Burdette, Evelyn Smith, Juanita Thomas, Zelma Fedon and Verlin Kersanty.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on November 21 in Martin. Burial will be in Davidson Memorial Gardens at Ivel.

Surviving are three sons, Gregory Conn and wife Melissa of London, Vincent Conn and wife Angie of Bedford, Ind., and James Conn of Ivel; two daughters, Donna Wright Hoover and husband Jeff of Lexington, and Teresa Wright Nichols and husband Mark of Tazwell, Tenn.; a son-in-law, Jesse Tharp of Versailles; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; a brother, Chester Wright; and three sisters, Lola Choinski, Olivia Bell and Lakie Gilleo.

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