Richard “Rick” Eugene Wright, 58, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. passed away May 12, 2016 in the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center at Poplar Bluff. He was born May 3, 1958 at Poplar Bluff to the late Wilborne Wright and Dorothy Bunn.

On May 13, 1983 at Poplar Bluff He was married to Debbie Howell. She preceded him in death on July 18, 1998.

He is survived by his children; Amanda Miller and Husband Lloyd of Ellsinore, Mo and Erica Wichman and husband Jonathan of Fayetteville, Ark., as well as grandchildren, Gracie Miller , Alivia Miller ,Aliyah Miller and Chloe Miller. His mother, Dorothy Beck od West Bridge, Virginia. Two sisters, Rhonda Baker of West bridge, Va. and Angie Mautin, Missouri.

He is preceded in death by his father Wilborne Wright and wife Debbie.

Richard enjoyed the outdoors hunting and fishing and had been self employed in the heating and cooling business.

Memorial visitation for Mr. Wright will Monday May 16, 2016 starting at 5 p.m. with a memorial service at 6 pm in the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel Inc. of Neelyville, Missouri.