Lou Vera Wright, 99, of Greensburg, KY (formerly of the Black Gnat Community), daughter of the late Walter Mays and Margaret Wright Mays, was born October 6, 1919 in Green County, KY and departed this life on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at the Green Hill Rehab & Care Center.
She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member at the Beech Grove Baptist Church. She was a retired Fruit of the Loom employee, ran a bakery out of her home, former member of the Black Gnat Homemakers, Women's Missionary Union Member and was a Homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ream "RB" Wright on July 4, 2004 having united in marriage on January 21, 1939. She was also preceded in death by 4 sisters: Claudine Bonta, Irene Milby, and 2 infants; 3 brothers: Harris Mays, Cecil Mays and Clodus Mays.
SURVIVORS: 2 sons & 2 daughters-in-law: Billy G. and Shirley Wright and Ottis and Barbara Wright all of Campbellsville; 1 daughter & son-in-law: Sherry and Jeff Clark of Campbellsville; 6 grandchildren: Phyllis Williams, Greta Wright, Stephanie Kidd, Shayla Clark all of Campbellsville, Jeremy Clark of Kansas, and Lydia Corey of Springfield; 9 great grandchildren: Christopher Williams, Victoria Kidd, Karsyn Kidd, Nikki Clark, Kayley Clark, Jeremiah Clark, Isaiah Clark, Maci Corey and Madelyn Corey; 1 step great grandchild; 2 sisters and 1 brother-in-law: Arvel Vanarsdall and Nona Faye and Houston Simpson all of Greensburg; A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service: 11:00amCT on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home with Bro. Wilburn Bonta and Bro. Walter Wayne Milby officiating
Burial: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
Visitation: 4:00pm-8:00pmCT on Tuesday at Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT on Wednesday
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Gideon Bibles, which can be made at the funeral home. For online condolences log onto: www.cowherdandparrott.com
PALLBEARERS: Dillard Vanarsdall, Sammy Bonta, Jerry Mays, Jeremy Clark, Keith Mays, Larry Simpson, Leslie Milby & Roger Simpson
HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Mendel Milby, Donnie Mays, Gary Mays, Phillip Mays, Kenny Mays & Ronald Bonta