Charles "Chick" Wright Sr., 89, passed away Friday, September 27, 2013. Services for Mr. Wright will be 10am Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at Harrod Brothers Funeral Home with Rev. Vernon Carpenter officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 5-8pm Monday, September 30 at the funeral home. Mr. Wright was born in Franklin County July 20, 1924, to the late Benjamin O. and Pearl Parker Wright. He retired from Kentucky State Government with Transportation, Highway Department, and from Kentucky Fish and Wildlife after 40 years. He was a member of Frankfort B.P.O.E. 530 and the First Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Eva Pauline Cureton Wright; four sons, Charles Wright Jr., Larry Noble Wright, Jerry Scott Wright, and Michael Wayne Wright, all of Frankfort. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Carl David Wright. Family and friends will serve a pall bearers. Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home.
The State Journal, September 29, 2013