Howard Clark Wright, age 64, of Mannington, passed away on Tuesday (March 7, 2017) at his residence.
He was born Nov. 3, 1953, at Fairmont, a son of Charles Howard Wright and Ruby May Bradley Wright.
She is survived by his three children, Ashley Wright Cokeley and husband Jerry Joseph of Fairmont, Carolyn Wright of Mannington, and Charlie Wright and wife Lisa of Morgantown; a former wife, Aletha Hayes-Wright of Fairmont; two grandchildren, Makayla and Eathan Wright; a brother, Charlie Wright of Wetzel County; two sisters, Sara Jane Phillips of Clarksburg and Mary Jo of Indiana; several nieces and nephews; also great friends. Brad Powell, Becky Smith, and Terri Gamble and husband Scott.
Howard was a U.S. Army veteran.
He enjoyed his children, taking care of his dog, cooking and raising a garden.
The family would like to thank the Marion County EMS and those that did what they could to help him.
Family and friends may call from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday with funeral services beginning at 1 p.m. at Masters Funeral Home, 209 Main St. in Mannington, with Pastor Lee Bowman officiating. Interment will follow at the Whetstone Cemetery where full military rites will be accorded by the U.S. Army and the Marion County Veterans Council.
Online condolences may be left at www.mastersfuneralhomewv.com.
Published on March 11, 2017