Claude Wright, Sr.

Obituary of Claude Thomas Wright, Sr.

Claude “Hossfly” Thomas Wright, Sr., 73, of Bedford, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Claude & Virginia Wright. 

Claude enjoyed racing and camping.  He was a truck driver most all of his life. 

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Geri Wright; children, Claude Thomas “Tommy” Wright, Jr. (Suzy) & April Joy Cooper; grandchildren, Brent Wright, Chase & Savannah Cooper; sisters, Deb Calmes (Jeff) & Helen “Smoky” Harris (Ken); nieces, Jesse & Maggie Calmes; brothers-in-law, Larry Holmes & Teddy Burford & special pup, Gizmo.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford with Pastor Wayne Murphy officiating.  Family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. to service time on Thursday at Updike Funeral Home. 

Arrangements by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.

 

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Thursday
11
August

Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
Thursday
11
August

Memorial Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford
1140 West Lynchburg Salem Turnpike
Bedford, Virginia, United States
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