Lloyd G. Wright, 82, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at Witham Memorial Hospital.
He was born Dec. 19, 1933, in Boone County, a son of Basil and Gladys (Groves) Wright.
On Aug. 13, 1960, he married Joyce White. She preceded him in death on May 28, 2008.
Lloyd graduated from Dover High School and entered the U.S. Army. He worked in construction for over 50 years, working for Dawson Construction in Crawfordsville and Thrine Construction in Thorntown.
He enjoyed sports, watching Fox News, fishing, boating, water skiing and attending country concerts.
He is survived by his daughter, Debbie (Bill) Wathen of Crawfordsville; sons, Daniel Wright and Gregory Wright, both of Jamestown; grandchildren, Travis, Tristin, Trevor, Justin and Chris Wright, Jessica (Ben) Strong, Sarah Wathen and Hannah Wathen; great-grandchildren, Audrey Wright and Ava Grace Strong; and sisters, Wilma Revell of Lebanon and Norma (Charles) Rasmuson of Albuquerque, N.M.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his brother, Allen LaVerne (Jerry) Wright.
Family and friends will gather from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at Porter Funeral Home, 315 W. Main St., Jamestown. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bruce White officiating. Lloyd will be laid to rest in the Old Union Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.porterfuneralhome.us.
Published on August 12, 2016