2015-06-04 / Obituaries

Larry J. Gantt

Hustontown, 72

Larry Junior Gantt, 72, Hustontown, died at 1:05 a.m., Monday, June 1, 2015 at his home.

Born January 12, 1943, at Martinsburg, W.Va., he was the son of the late Lester and Annie (Miller) Gantt. He was married to Stella L. Starliper on October 6, 1986. She survives at their home.

Two sons survive: Larry R. Gantt and wife Nora, Hustontown; and Michael E. Gantt and wife Trina, Saint Thomas; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren; and one brother, Guy Gantt, Hagerstown.

He was preceded in death by five brothers and six sisters.

He retired in 1999 from JLG Industries, McConnellsburg, after 27 years service. Earlier, he had worked at Grove Manufacturing, Shady Grove.

A Vietnam veteran, he served in the U.S. Army during 1965 and 1966.

Also, he was a member of the AARP.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 5, 2015, at Hustontown Cemetery. Friends may call at the M R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday evening. The Fulton Honor Guard will provide military honors at the cemetery.

Online condolences and further information may be obtained at funeralfinder.com.

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