He was born on May 28, 1927, in Parsons to James and Elenore (Lytre) Wright. He graduated from high school and later earned an associate degree.
He married Alice Rado on April 23, 1983, in Branson. She survives.
He retired from Owens Corning Fiberglass Co., in Toledo, Ohio.
Other survivors include two sons, Clinton “Tip” Wright Jr. of Tucson, Ariz., and Richard Wright of Columbia, Mo.; a daughter, Kimberly Williams of The Colony, Texas; two stepsons, Joseph Wray and Michael Wray, both of Toledo, Ohio; a sister, Sybil Huskins of Melbourne, Fla.; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Elenore Wright; and a daughter, Lesa.
The service was on Tuesday at Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home, Branson. There will be a private burial at a later date. Memorials are suggested to Skaggs Pulmonologist Associates, 545 Branson Landing Boulevard Suite 306, Branson, Mo., 65616.