Joseph William Wright, age 30, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died August 21, 2012, as a result of injuries received in a bicycle accident near Poplar Bluff. 

Mr. Wright was born March 5, 1982 in West Covina, California.  He graduated from Hemet High School in Hemet, California in May of 2000. 

He was an avid WWE fan, who loved gardening, building things by hand and spending time with his family.  He formerly worked as a newspaper hawker for the Daily American Republic.

He married Linda Mae (Coram) Wright on October 30, 2009, in Piggott, Arkansas.  She survives. 

Also surviving are two stepdaughters; Carol Ann Luttrull of Poplar Bluff, Wanda Luttrull of Kennett, Mo.; his mother, Mary Wright of San Jacinto, Calif.; his sister, Elizabeth Maddelena of San Jacinto, Calif.; two brothers, Stephen Maddelena of New York and Bradley Maddelena of Hemet, Calif.; his stepmother, Michelle Maddelena of Hemet, California and a host of nieces and nephews.

Joe was a wonderful, loving, caring husband, brother, son, step-father, uncle and friend.

Visitation will be Friday, August 24, 2012 from 6-8p.m. at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home, 844 Cedar Street, Poplar Bluff, Mo.  A graveside  service will be  Saturday Aug.25, 2012 at 9a.m. in Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Poplar Bluff.