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July 23, 2008

SAFORD WRIGHT Saford Wayne Wright, 61, of Clifton Forge died Wednesday morning, July 23, 2008, at the home of his daughter in New Castle. Mr. Wright was born July 9, 1947, in Alleghany County a son of the late Frank and Roxie Arritt Wright. Mr. Wright was a self-employed logger for many years. In addition to his parents, Mr. Wright was preceded in death by three sisters, Lillian Bogar, Della VanNevelle and Mattie Thomas and also by three brothers, Lawrence Wright, Connie Wright and Everette Wright. Surviving are two sons, Saford W. "Boy" Wright, Jr. and his wife, Selena, of Clifton Forge and Frank Wright of New Castle; one daughter, Roxie Wolfe and her husband Henry of New Castle; two brothers, Charlie Wright and his wife, Mary, and Clayton Wright and his wife, Hazel all of Covington; two sisters, Shirley LaDue and Daisy Hepler and her husband, Charles, al of Covington; several nieces and nephews, including Stony Wright; and a special friend, Matthew Tucker. The Funeral Service will be held Thursday evening, July 24, 2008, at 7:00 P.M. in the chapel of Arritt Funeral Home. The family will receive their friends following the service.
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