Joseph ‘Joe’ Edward Wright

Joseph “Joe” Edward Wright, 70, departed this world for his heavenly home on March 14, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his father, Richard, his mother, Betty, and step-father, Larry Bush.

He is survived by his loving wife, Frances of Lowell, Ohio; three sons, Jim and his wife, Valerie of Vienna W.Va.; son, Jeff and his wife, Michelle of Culloden W.Va.; and son, Jason of Waterford, Ohio; also his grandchildren, Willow, Walker, Weston, Kayden, Katelyn, Alana, Ariel and Courtney; and sister, Barbara Mulligan of Stuart, Va.

Joe proudly served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War, he was a master electrician and member of IBEW in Marietta. He loved sports and his dog, Lucy.

In Lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Church of Christ, 6th and Washington St., Marietta, OH 45750.

Memorial services will be Tuesday, March 18 at the 6th and Washington Street Church of Christ at 11 a.m. with Roger Rush officiating.

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