Longtime former teacher, administrator dies

     Longtime Hamblen County Educator Ron Wright has died. Mr. Wright passed away Tuesday at the age of 78.

     Prior to a career in education, he proudly served his country with the United States Marine Corps.  Following his military career, Mr. Wright was a teacher and served in various administrative capacities at Meadowview Middle Schol, West View Middle School and Morristown East High School.

     He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Dottie; and two children.  At his request there will be no formal services. The family is being assisted by Mayes Mortuary.