Services for Rick Wright, 68 of Branson will be Saturday, June 12, 2021 with visitation beginning at 11:00 AM and funeral services at 12:00 PM in Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory. Jef Wells will be officiating and burial will follow in Ozarks Memorial Park Cemetery, Branson.
Richard E. Wright was born on February 22, 1953 to James E. “J.E.” and Mary (Gloyd) Wright. He graduated from Branson High School in 1971 and worked in various retail positions for Hart’s Grocery Store, Rapid Roberts and Grantham’s Home Center in Ozark.
Rick loved classic cars and hot rods and enjoyed attending car shows and swap meets. He was a big baseball fan and collected baseball cards and memorabilia. Rick enjoyed being outside, working in his yard. He was a loving and funny man who will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Rick passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in Springfield, MO.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J.E. and Mary Wright and one brother, Ron Wright.
He is survived by his son, Chris Wright and wife April of Springfield; daughter Gwen Fink and husband Eric of Springfield; brother, Roger Wright and wife Dianna of Branson and six grandchildren.