Peter Everett Wright

June 3, 1946 ~ March 31, 2024 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Peter Wright Obituary

Peter (Pete) Everett Wright passed away on March 31, 2024 at Baptist Health Hardin in Elizabethtown, KY. Pete was born in Jasper County, Indiana on June 3, 1946 to the late Wilbur and Betty Belle (Luttrell) Wright. Pete was 77 years old at the time of his passing.


Pete has always been surrounded by a large, loving family. In addition to his parents, Pete was preceded in death by late wife, Gloria Jean (Hunsaker) Wright, one sister Ruth Ann (Wright) Cooper, one brother, Albert C. Wright, one daughter, Kristina Louise Wright Sult, and one son, David Forrest Rooksberry.  Deeply missed, Pete is survived by his loving wife, Angela Marie (Stewart) Wright, four children, Gloria LeMaster (Curt), James Wright (Sherrie), Jeffrey Wright and Renae Lahue (Jeramie), brothers: Sherman Wright and Charles Wright (Cheryl).  Pete was blessed with fourteen grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.


Pete was a man who wore many hats.  To his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, he was a loving Papaw.  To his neighbors, he was a friendly face and a helping hand.  To his beloved wife, he was a generous provider who spoiled her rotten.  To his children, he was a banker, carpenter, auto technician, chef, and all-around handyman who had an answer for everything.


A funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. EST on April 3, 2024, at L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Road, Campbellsville, KY 42718. 

The family has requested visitation on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at L.R. Petty Funeral Home

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April 3, 2024

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
LR Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1765 New Columbia Road
Campbellsville, KY 42718

Funeral Service
April 3, 2024

1:00 PM
LR Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1765 New Columbia Road
Campbellsville, KY 42718


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