Thomas Gay Wright | News, Sports, Jobs

  Thomas Gay Wright |  News, Sports, Jobs

He was the son of the late Herschel and Nancy B. Woodring Wright. Born May 13, 1953, in Warren, Ohio, he was a graduate of Labrae High School in Leavittsburg, Ohio.

Mr. Wright worked as a mechanic and did auto body work. A Methodist by faith, he enjoyed RC planes, fishing, hunting, wood working and model trains.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Matheny Whited Funeral Home, Elizabeth, WV, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Craig Blankenship officiation. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service.

He is survived by his wife Barbara McKnight Wright; siblings Jimmy (Nancy Dye) Wright, Linda (Bud) Sekella, Kathleen Cervone and Nancy “L” Wright; one nephew, one niece, three great-nephews, four great-great-nephews and one great-great-niece.

Story Highlights

  • Thomas Gay Wright, 68, of Creston, WV, passed away July 16, 2021.

  • In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two nieces.