William M. “Bill” Wright, 62, died on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at the Mercy Hospital Springfield, Mo. He was born on May 14, 1957, in Garden City, the son of Milton William & Elsie Faye Wright.
Bill was a lifetime resident of Scott City until 2017 moving to Strafford, Mo. He worked for Scott County Road Department and Concrete Industries until retiring.
He is survived by his two daughters, Michelle Nix of Scott City and Billie Jo Mortimore of Scott City; three sons, Jarod Wright of Bend, Ore., Remington Wright of McCook, Neb., Sterling Wright of McCook, Neb.; mother, Elsie Wright of Strafford, Mo.; one sister, Cindy Oeser of Strafford, Mo.; and nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, one brother and one sister.
Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Scott City. Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City. Memorials can be made out to the William Wright Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.