Norris Allen Wright, 79

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Norris Allen Wright 79, of Bedford, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at the Richwood in LaGrange. He was born on July 20 1933 to the late Wallace and Edna Pyles Wright in Bedford.

Norris was devoted member of Bedford Christian Church where he served as a deacon and Sunday School Superintendent. He also served on the Board of Directors for Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank and was Chairman of Bedford Town Board. Norris was an avid sportsman where he enjoyed his time as a member of The Trimble County Rod and Gun Club. He loved to show his bird dogs in competitions and was awarded many trophies from many states.

Norris leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife of 60 wonderful years, Geneva Ransdell Wright, his children; Deanna Ralston and her husband Tom of Bedford, Neal Wright and his wife Susan of Campbellsburg, Joel Wright and his wife Becky of Lecanto, FL; Paul Wright and his wife Sandy of Bedford, and Gena Wright and Ron of Hilliard, OH, fourteen grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren.

His parents and one daughter-in-law, Lisa Wright, preceded him in death.

The family has requested in lieu of flowers memorial donations be made to the Bedford Christian Church or the charity of your choice
Visitation from 1-2 p.m. on Saturday, October 27 and service is at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Ransdell Funeral Home, Bedford Kentucky.