Maurice Wright 1925-2018
Cameron - Maurice Wright, 93, passed away on May 17, 2018.
Maurice was born on April 29, 1925 in Pattonsburg to Roy and Ora Mae (White) Wright.
He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, Olin, Merlin, Harold and Marvin.
Maurice was a 1943 graduate of Winston High School. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II.
He was a member of the Cameron United Methodist Church and a former Winston school board member.
On May 20, 1950, Maurice married Cleta Wilson in Cameron.
Survivors include wife of 68 years, Cleta, of the home; three daughters, Patricia (Dean) Akin, Kearney, Pam (Joe) McQuerrey, Lawson and Nancy (Tim) Deshler, Kansas City; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, May 21, 2018 at Cameron United Methodist Church. Visitation: 1 hour prior to service. Burial: Cameron Memory Gardens, Cameron. Memorial donations to Cameron United Methodist Church Building Fund. Arrangements: Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron, MO.