Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

October 7, 2013

Rufus D. Wright Sr.

Pauls Valley Democrat

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Rufus D. Wright Sr., 64, of Wynnewood was born March 15, 1949 in Wynnewood, Okla., to Daisy (Coates) and Roscoe Wright.

He passed away Oct. 2, 2013 in Pauls Valley.

Mr. Wright was a lifetime resident of the Wynnewood area. He worked for and retired from Garvin County District #3 as a road foreman. On July 24, 1967 he married Effie (Turner) in Pauls Valley. Mr. Wright was a member of and Pastor of Oakdale Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 8 at the Mount Zion Baptist Church near Wynnewood. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery near Wynnewood.

Services are under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home in Wynnewood. Go to to send online condolences.