William Lee WRIGHT was born December 1, 1919 in Monroe Twp., Madison Co., IN, the son of Virgil Lee and Edna Muriel (PIERCE) WRIGHT.
William married June 7, 1941 in Madison Co., IN to Bonnie Mae LAMBERTSON. Bonnie was born February 18, 1924 in Elwood, Madison Co., IN, the daughter of Clemon Beals and June Kirk (GILLILAND) LAMBERTSON.
William died July 9, 1973 in Alexandria, Monroe Co., IN.
William served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.
His was nicknamed "Johnny Bill", apparently a reference to the dispute whether or not to name him after his paternal grandfather, John William WRIGHT.