Burns “Burnie” Wright, 54

Burns “Burnie” Wright, 54 of Louisville, KY passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 at the University of Louisville Hospital. Burnie was born September 23, 1963 at Pikeville, KY to the late Omar Burns Wright & Joyce Ann Amburgey Wright. Burnie is survived by son, Daniel Wright of Jeffersonville, IN; daughter, Caitlyn Wright of Elkhorn City, KY; and five grandchildren, Delaney, Jackson, Noah, Sophia & Grayson. Burnie is also survived by three sisters, Dee Dee Wallace, Burna Jane Swiney and Cindy Mullins all of Elkhorn City, KY a Visitation will be from 6-10PM Friday, March 9, 2018 at the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel with a service at 7PM. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 12PM from the chapel.


  1. Susan Underwood says

    DeDe, Janie and Family, So sorry for your loss. Burnie was a big hearted man who Loved his family. Please know you are in my Prayers and good memories of cousins caring that cute little blue-eyed baby brother of yours and eating ice-cream off your Dads truck. Love you all, Susan

  2. valarie bartley says

    Rest in peace old friend. I will never forget the good times we had.
    Condolences to the family.

  3. Denise Wright Haddix says

    I want to send my love and prayers to Dee Dee, Janie, and all the kids. Burnie was such a great guy!! I will always remember playing with him and Janie (Dee Dee was our boss, lol) when we were younger. Those were some of the best days of my life. I will miss him forever! I love you guys so much.

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