Lawrence S. "Larry" Smith, 67, of Sullivan passed away 8:10 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2016, at his home in Sullivan.
Graveside services will be held 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 18, 2016, at Greenhill Cemetery, Sullivan, with Military rites by the Sullivan American Legion Post # 68. Memorials may be made to the donor's choice. McMullin-Young Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Larry was born January 10, 1949 in Pana, the son of Robert "Bud" and Margaret Dorene (Kearney) Smith. He married Rosemary Reifsteck on November 23, 1968 in Shelbyville; she survives. Larry served in the United States Army. The family would like to give a special thanks to Tabitha Willoughby and would also like to give their heartfelt appreciation to his faithful and treasured porch buddies Larry Clagg, Bill Burger and Dustin Willoughby.
He is survived by his wife, Rosemary of Sullivan; sons, Michael Ray (Darcy) Smith of Elwin and Eric Stephen (Lori) Smith of N. Augusta, SC; daughter, Karissa (Aaron) Ryherd of Sullivan; brothers, David Mike Smith, John Kearney, and Richard Kearney all of California; sister, Lorinda Kearney of California. He is also survived by nine grandchildren.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Douglas Patrick Kearney and several beloved uncles.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.mcmullinyoung.com
Published on July 18, 2016