George J. Wright, 87 passed away on October 19, 2012 at Villages of Jackson Creek. Visitation will be held on Thursday, from 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. at the Langsford Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held Friday, at 2:00p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Lee’s Summit Historical Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Mr. Wright was born on January 10, 1925 in Laurens, Iowa. He retired from Ford Motor Co in 1987 where he worked as a supervisor manager; served in the Navy during WWII and was a member of the 1st Baptist Church of Lee’s Summit.
He was preceded in death by his parents Merle E. Wright and Grace V. Peterson, his wives Arlene and Shirley and 2 brothers Leonard and Lowell.
Survivors include his 5 children and their spouses, Lynda & Ron Hendrickson, Kathye & Lynn Boeding, Gayle & Robb Edwards, Debbie & Buddy Merritt and Paul & Jackie Wright. Also surviving are 14 grand children and 19 great grand children.