LISBON - William A. "Bud" Wright, 75, of Wellsville Avenue, passed away unexpectedly at 6:55 p.m. Friday, July 4, 2014, in the emergency room at East Liverpool City Hospital.
Born April 14, 1939, in Wellsville, he was a son of the late Donald W. and Eva V. (Williamson) Wright.
He worked as a coal miner and had worked with various mining companies over the years, most recently with Ohio Coal and Construction in Wintersville, Ohio, where he retired.
Survivors include his wife, P. Jane (Cusick) Wright; daughters, Mary Jane Blackburn, Hope E. Wright, and Brenda Lee Sorgman, all of Lisbon; sisters, Donna J, Hawkins of Columbiana, and Mary Richards of Lisbon; brother, James "Skip" Wright of Leetonia; five grandchildren; four step-granddaughters; and three step-great-granddaughters.
Mr. Wright was preceded in death by a granddaughter, April Lynn McVay.
A memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 13, 2014, at the family's camp off of Steubenville Pike Road, south off of Route 39 at Highlandtown, just follow the signs.
The Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home is assisting the family.