Rev. Jerry Glenn Wright, 75, of Depoy

Wright Rev._Jerry_Glenn_7-15-2017DEPOY, KY., — Rev. Jerry Glenn Wright, 75, of Depoy, KY passed away Saturday night, July 15, 2017 at 4:21pm in the Baptist Health System in Madisonville, KY following a lengthy illness.  Jerry was born in Luzerne, KY the son of Cecil Joel Wright and Anna Marie Spears Wright.  He retired from SuperValu in 1998 after 31 ½ years. He was a Baptist minister for 51 years and was a member of Pleasant Union General Baptist Church in Hopkins County. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, son Anthony Lee Wright in 2000, brother, Donald Wright and sister, Edith Lyons.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years Sandra Lee Jones Wright of Depoy, 3 sons Michael (Kathy) Wright of Luzerne, Kevin (Stacy) Wright of Tell City, IN and Jeff (Tammy) Wright of Scottsville, KY 18 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, 1 brother Roger (Becky) Wright of Greenville, 3 sisters Hilda (Jerry) Hale of Greenville, Pat Bullock of Fairfield, OH and Carolyn (Ralph) Merrow of Rockport, KY

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 11:00 am at Luzerne General Baptist Church by Reverend Kerry Vincent, Reverend Tony Shanks, Reverend Walter Evitts and Reverend Roger Wright.

Burial will follow in the Luzerne Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, July 17, 2017 between 5pm and 8pm at Luzerne General Baptist Church, Luzerne, KY. 

Gary’s Funeral Home, Greenville, KY is in charge of arrangements.

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