Mr. Lester Dennis Larry Sr., 83, a resident and native of Charenton, died Sunday, March 3, 2013, at 5:45 p.m., at his residence following a short illness.
He is survived by his wife, Norma Seeley Larry of Charenton; one son, Lester Dennis (Gendollyn) Larry Jr. of Littlerock, California; five daughters, Patricia (Ernest) Hall of Lake View Terrace, California, Terry (Darrell) Cox of Lomita, California, Romona Isom, Sharon (Robert) Smith and Kiesha Larry, all of Lancaster, California; three sisters, Eunice Phillips and Jacquelyn Gaines, both of Charenton, and Eltonnette (James) Brimidge of Franklin; 18 grandchildren; and 33 great grandchildren.
Mr. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, three sisters and one son-in-law.
Visitations will be observed Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Charenton.
Burial rites will be read Saturday, at 1 p.m., at that church, with the Rev. Paul Godfrey officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
The Otis Mortuary of Franklin is in charge of preparations.