News and Tribune

December 28, 2012

Marvin Ray Wright

85; of Jeffersonville

— A funeral Mass for Marvin Wright, 85, of Jeffersonville, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1840 E. 8th St., Jeffersonville. He died Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. His body was donated to University of Louisville Medical School.

He was a veteran of World War II and former used car dealer.

He is survived by his wife, Mary C.; daughter, Kathy Ransdell; sister, Delores Roehm; stepchildren, Duke Creagh, Missy Rodden, Bridget Snelling-Growe (Donnie), Christopher Creagh (Jennifer),  and Ozene McKession (Carol); seven grandchildren, David and Sarah Ransdell, Nicole and Michael Snelling, Alex Rodden, Natalie and Quinn Creagh; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Kost Wright Rinehold; and father, Everett Wright.

Visitation will be at the church from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Expression of sympathy may be made to the American Heart Association.