Larry S. Wright

64, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2008 in a local hospital.    A native of Oklahoma, Larry and family moved to Lake Charles in 1963.  He was an Insurance Investigator with Equifax for 21 years.

Larry enjoyed woodworking and loved spending time outdoors fishing and traveling.  A devoted husband, father and grandfather, he will be remembered for his kind heart and his willingness to help others.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years Vicki Wright; children Julie Laughlin and husband Toby, Allan Wright and wife Rhonda; grandchildren Braxton and Jaycie Laughlin, Taylor and Ty Wright; mother Helen Wright; extended family Brenda and Thom Hager; sister Evonne Carpenter and husband Sonny; brother Wayne Wright and wife Jean; "favorite" mother - in - law Thelma "Honey" Hughes; special pal, his beloved Sheltie, Duke.     He is preceded in death by his father Robert Lee Wright; brother Arnold Wright; "favorite" father-in-law Don Hughes.

A gathering of family and friends for a time of remembrance will be Monday, February 11, 2008 at 5:30 with a memorial service beginning at 7:00 PM in Johnson Funeral Home Chapel.  Rev. Frank Johnson will officiate.    Donations in Larry's memory may be made to a Diabetic, Leukemia, Heart or Kidney Foundation of your choice.     Words of comfort to the family may be given at