Gary was a quality inspector for Norge and then Fedders USA in Effingham until his retirement in 2003. He was a very loving husband, father and grandfather and shared with his wife the responsibilities of raising a family. He was a baptized and confirmed member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church. Gary also enjoyed being an outdoorsmen as raising a large garden, deer hunting and other activities.
In his passing, he leaves behind two sons: Larry Ray Wright, and Craig Lee (wife, Dianna) Wright and his two grandsons, Thomas and Danny Wright, all of St. Elmo; three daughters: Patricia Kay Wright and his two grandsons, Robbie (wife, Ashley) Kinney and Alec Brady, and his granddaughter, Ashanta (husband, Josh) Ledbetter; Janice Kathrine (husband, J.D.) Russell and his three granddaughters, Kaitlyn, Courtney and Kyra; and Sandra Jean (husband, Tracy) May and his two grandsons, Cody and Payton May, all of St. Elmo; three brothers, Joseph Dwight (wife, Glynis) Wright, James Laverne (wife, Leona) Wright and Oliver Keith (wife, Edna) Wright, all of St. Elmo; one sister, Mrs. Earl (Shirley) Smith of Altamont; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Blanche (Durbin) Wright; son, Danny Lynn and wife, Lynn Ann (Harre), Wright; and brother-in-law, Earl Smith.
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Mossie L. Decker, 92, of Greenup, died at 7:45 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Cumberland Rehab and Health Care Center, Greenup.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Bishop Funeral Home, Greenup. Burial will be in Jack Oak Cemetery, rural Greenup. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Jack Oak Church. Online condolences may be left at www.blakefh.com.