William M. “Bill” Wright, age 62, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Mercy Hospital Springfield, Springfield, Missouri. He was born on May 14, 1957 in Garden City, Kansas, the son of Milton William & Elsie Faye Turley Wright. Bill was a lifetime resident of Scott City, Kansas until 2017 moving to Strafford, Missouri.
He worked for Scott County Road Department and Concrete Industries until retiring. Bill was an avid outdoorsman, who loved hunting, fishing and trapping. He was a member of First Christian Church in Scott City, Kansas, NRA and National Trappers Association.
Survivors include his Two Daughters - Michelle Nix of Scott City, Kansas, Billie Jo & Kenny Mortimore of Scott City, Kansas, Three Sons - Jarod & Trisha Wright of Bend, Oregon, Remington Wright of McCook, Nebraska, Sterling Wright of McCook, Nebraska, Mother - Elsie Wright of Strafford, Missouri, One Sister - Cindy Oeser of Strafford, Missouri and Nine Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his Father, One Brother, One Sister, One Son In Law and One Nephew.
Funeral Services will be held at the First Baptist Church in Scott City, Kansas at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2019 with Rev. Kyle Evans presiding.
Memorials can be made out to the William Wright Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.
Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.