Zane Grey Wright

Thursday, March 1, 2012

, 86, of McDougal, Ark., passed away Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born on March 26, 1925, in Mounds, Ark., and was the son of the late Clifton and Lillian Cathy Wright.

He was united in marriage to Lois Marie Duke on Aug. 16, 1957.

Zane was an avid coon hunter, Razorback fan and Cardinal fan. He was a World War II Army Veteran and he loved spending time with his grandkids and great-grandkids.

He is survived by his wife, Lois Marie Wright of McDougal, Ark.; seven children, Leon Jones and wife Sonia of Salem, Ark., Pat Murphy and husband Sam of Arab, Ala., Johnny Jones and wife Mary of Bakersfield, Calif., Debbie Jones and husband Wiley of McDougal, Ark., James Wright and wife Dena of Oglesville, Mo., Steven Wright and wife Tracy of Piggott, Ark., and Kevin Wright and wife Kim of McDougal, Ark.; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark., with Bro. Leon Harvey officiating. Pallbearers are Cliff Wright, Steven Burns, Craig Wright, Kyle Wright, Bradley Wright and Michael Lack. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.

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