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Bud Wright

September 17, 1941 ~ November 14, 2019 (age 78)


Bud Wright, 78, of Houston, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Grandview Medical Center, Dayton.  He was born September 17, 1941, in West Liberty, Ky., to the late Lonnie and Lula (Cantrell) Wright.  He married Kathleen (Legg) Wright on June 8, 1963; she survives.

Bud will also be missed and remembered by his two sons and their wives, Steve & Donna Wright of Covington, and Danny & Michelle Wright of Piqua; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and his siblings, Virgie Gambill of Morehead, Ky., Buford Wright of New Carlisle, Deci Ellen Allen of Sidney, Clyde Wright of Dayton, and Shirley Wright of West Liberty, Ky.  He was preceded in death by four siblings.

Bud worked for the former Val Decker Company for 16 years, and retired from L.B. Robinson Construction.  He enjoyed fishing, all types of hunting, and time spent with his family and grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 19, at Moore Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington, with Pastor Dennie Cantrell officiating.  Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua.  Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be left for the Wright family at

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November 18, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Moore Funeral Home
10 S. High St.
Covington, OH 45318

Funeral Service
November 19, 2019

11:00 AM
Moore Funeral Home
10 S. High St.
Covington, OH 45318

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