Charles Edward Wright, 84, of Ashville, passed away on March 11, 2017, at Tuscany Gardens in Pataskala.
Charles was born on March 17, 1932, in Pickaway County, to Edward and Mary (Hott) Wright.
He was an Army veteran of the Korean War who enjoyed working with his grandparents at Hott Florists in Ashville. He was an avid gardener who enjoyed growing melons.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, E. Harmon and M. Rebecca Wright; and by one brother, William “Bill” M. Wright.
Charles is survived by brother, Robert H. (Lorri) Wright; sister-in-law, Jean Wright; and by many nieces and nephews.
A private family service will be held at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville, with burial in Reber Hill Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal