Claybon Wright was born on Oct. 5, 1935 in Hughes, Ark., and passed away April 28, 2013 in Salem, Ore. Mr. Wright was the son of Eddie and Mary Lou (Hill) Wright who both preceded him in death.
Mr. Wright had eight brothers and sisters, Henry "Cy" Walker (deceased); Daisy Walker (deceased); MC Walker; Eddie B. Wright (deceased); Robert Wright (deceased); James Wright (deceased); Charlie Wright (deceased); and Rosie Wright.
Mr. Wright had seven children, Dwayne Wright (deceased); Dwayne "Ben" Morris Seales (deceased); Diane Mata, Jeffrey Tarver, Yvonne "Kay" Turner; Michael Hunt and Windy Hunt (deceased).
He leaves behind his loving wife of 22 years, Jo-Anna Wright; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews, friends and family.
Mr. Wright was a heavy equipment operator and business owner for over 40 years. He loved and served the Lord and his joy was in ministering to those in jails and hospitals/nursing homes. He was a friend to everyone and a stranger to no one.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m., Tuesday, May 7, at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd., Pratt, where family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. A graveside service will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 at Greenlawn Cemetery in Pratt.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com