The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


February 8, 2013

Larry Lunsford

Thursday, February 7, 2013 — Larry Wayne Lunsford, age 57, of Albemarle, passed away on Tuesday, February 5, 2013.  

The memorial service, officiated by Rev. Ray Johnson, will be at Congregation Christian Church on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at 2 p.m. Family will receive friends following the service at the church.

At other times, the family will meet at his brother, Toby Lunsford’s home.

Mr. Lunsford was born on October 16, 1955, to the late Samuel Lunsford Jr. and Catherine Lunsford Washer of Albemarle.

Larry is survived by a daughter, Terra Wagner of Albemarle; two brothers, Toby Lunsford of Albemarle and Thomas Lunsford and wife Terri of Dallas, Ga.; three grandchildren, CJ, Chase and Caitlin Bergevin of Albemarle; and two nephews, Tyler and Ian Lunsford.

Larry was an avid hunter who continued to enjoy the outdoors during his years of declining health. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Larry’s many friends, and especially Jeff McSwain, for their loving care during his final months.

Memorials may be made to Hartsell Funeral Home, c/o Larry Wayne Lunsford Account, PO Box 7, Albemarle, NC 28002.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Lunsford family.

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