Larry Wayne Moody

Larry Wayne Moody, 70, of Piney Grove Church Road, Siler City died Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Sanford Health & Rehab.

Mr. Moody was born in Chatham County on January 2, 1948 the son of Charles Lewis and Argie (Gaines) Moody. He was retired from Carolina Tank Lines as a truck driver. Larry was a member of Brush Creek Baptist Church and enjoyed bowling and golfing.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Roger Vann Moody and Jimmy Earle Moody; sister-in-law, Linda Fay (Susie) Moody.

He is survived by his wife: Merlyn (Brewer) Moody; children, Larry Dwayne Moody of Winston- Salem, Sherry Moody Parker of Sanford, Crystal Branson of Winston- Salem; brothers, Charles (Bill) Moody (Peggy) of Siler City, Jerry Moody (Ann) of Goldston, Randy Moody of Bear Creek and Kenneth Moody of Siler City; grandchildren, Katelyn Elizabeth Parker and Lauryn Mae Parker and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Brush Creek Baptist Church, 5345 Airport Road, Bear Creek. The funeral will follow at 2:00 PM at Brush Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Frank Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Brush Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Judy Lane, 45 John Lane Road, Bear Creek, NC 27207. Smith & Buckner Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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