Billie Wright

Billie WrightBillie J. Wright, 54, of Vermont died at 11:45 a.m. Nov. 3, 2016, in Okmulgee, Okla.

He was born Nov. 26, 1961, in Dover, Ohio, the son of Theodore and Bernice Bucher Wright. He married Angela Walton on May 28, 1988, in Osage Beach, Mo. She survives.

Also surviving are three daughters, Kodee Wright of Des Moines, Iowa, DaKoda (and Peter) McGoldrick of Wheaton and Laramee Wright of Vermont; one son, Logen Wright of Ft. Hood, Texas; his mother, Bernice Wright of Macomb; his father, Theodore Wright of Apache Junction, Ariz.; and one sister, Susie (and John) Williams of Birdsboro, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

He was an over-the-road truck driver for Siemen’s Trucking in Traer, Iowa.

He was a member of Vermont Christian Church.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Pastor Tom Wright officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Cremation rites will be accorded after the service.

Memorials may be made to the Billie Wright Memorial Fund in care of the Vermont State Bank.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/9/2016