Herbert Ernest Wright

Published 8:02 am Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Herbert Ernest Wright

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Herbert Ernest Wright, 84, of Moreland, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at University of Kentucky Medical Center.

He was born March 17, 1934, in Lebanon, KY and was the son of the late Lonzie and Virgie Clark Wright. He was a retired manager of Kroger and was a member of Harris Creek Baptist Church. He served in the United States Army and was a Korean War veteran.

He was preceded in death by one brother, John A. Wright.

Survivors include his wife, Rita Wright; two sons, Steve (Cathy) Wright of Danville and Wesley Scott (Amy) Wright of Harrodsburg; two daughters, Penny (Danny) Rogers of Leesburg, Fla., and Lara (Tony) Roberts of Knoxville, Texas; one brother, Robert (Jan) Wright of Nicholasville; one sister-in-law, Mary Wright of Danville; 11 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11:30 Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Kenneth Smith, visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday. Burial will be at Camp Nelson National Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post 18 of the American Legion and the United States Army.

A guestbook is available at www.wlpruitt.com.