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February 15, 1928 June 1, 2012
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Obituary for ELMER M. WRIGHT

Elmer M. WRIGHT, of Florence died Friday, June 1, 2012 at the age of 84. He is preceded in death by brother Thomas and Douglas Wright and a sister Betty Mallory. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Eva Lois Wright (nee Glass). Two daughters, Sharon (Terry) Krummen and Lynda (Bob) Jackson. Four grandchildren; Mark (Rhonda) Krummen, Keith Krummen, Emily (Scott) Stilkey and Rachel Jackson and two great grandchildren; Lindsey and Kenton Krummen. Two brothers; Dempsey and Glenn Wright, a sister, Alma Yeary and a half-sister, Ola Hildenbrandt. Elmer is also survived by multiple beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. He was born and raised in Owen County, KY. In 1958, he moved his family to Boone County and was a business owner of service stations in Florence until 1969. After four years as Deputy Sheriff, he was elected to 4-four year terms as Sheriff, proudly serving the citizens of Boone County. After his retirement, Elmer and his wife, Eva Lois, enjoyed many winters in Florida with family and friends. He was a member of the Florence Baptist Church for many years.

Burial Burlington Cemetery Burlington, KY

Florence Baptist Church or to the National Kidney Foundation of KY, 250 East Liberty Street, Suite 710, Louisville, KY 40202

Florence Baptist Church 642 Mt. Zion Road Florence, KY 41042 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 fro 4 to 8 PM

Florence Baptist Church 642 Mt. Zion Road Florence, KY 41042 Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 11 AM

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