Gloria Lynn Wright, 67, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 5:24 P.M. March 21, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. She was born October 14, 1950 in Centralia, Illinois to Arnold and Martha (McCormick) Lucking. She was married to Bobby Ray Wright in June of 1976 and he preceded her in death on July 17, 2013.
Gloria is survived by her special friend, Allen McDaniel of Mount Vernon, Illinois; sons, Robert “Rob” Wright and wife, Angela of Mount Vernon, Illinois and David Zick and wife, Brenda of Memphis, Tennessee; daughter, Theresa Zick of Saint Louis, Missouri; six grandchildren, Skylan Richards of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Erica Sprague of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Dylan Wright, Lexi Wright, Allyson Wright, and Calvin Wright; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Steve Lucking of Centralia, Illinois; one sister, Peggy Woolitz of Centralia, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Wright was preceded in death by her parents; husband; nephew, Mike Wright; niece, Julie; one great-granddaughter, Hazel Richards; and one sister, Barbara.
Gloria worked as a laborer for World Color Press in Effingham where she retired after failing health. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Inurnment: Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Memorials: the Wright Family in the care of Robert Wright.