Larry “Scott” Wright

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Larry “Scott” Wright, 68, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at his home.

He was born Jan. 31, 1949, in Washington, D.C., the son of Graham and Ola Mae (Dowling) Wright. On Jan. 5, 2001, in Plaserville, Calif., he was united in marriage to Bernice “Darlene” Williams, who survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Eric Wright of Riverside, Calif.; one daughter Mary Jane Gyll and her husband Larry of Riverside, Calif.; one brother Rick Wright of California; two granddaughters; and one great-grandson.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

He received his education in Washington, D.C., where he graduated from high school. During the Vietnam War, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1967 until 1971. For several years he was employed with the United States Postal Service as a mail carrier from which he retired. In 2001, he moved to Shell Knob.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob.

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