Born in Ramer, Tenn., to W.E. York and Beth Milstead, Larry N. York Sr., 70, was a loving father, grandpa, and G-Paw. He attended Selmer High School in McNairy County. He was a small engine mechanic for over 40 years. He enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
He passed away unexpectedly in his home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his three children, son Michael R. Jordan of Middleton, TN, daughter Angela M. Adams (Dewayne) of Rock Island, son Larry N. York Jr. (Valerie) of Little Rock, Ark., and their mother Julia A. York of Rock Island, along with sister Betty Sands of Phenix City, Ala. He has six grandchildren Shelbie Jordan, Houston McCullar, Randi Hubbard, Taylor Grenier, Alex Adams, and Lynzi York, three great-grandchildren Lily Grace Jordan, Whitley Jae Mayfield, and Jace Riley McCullar.
He was preceded in death by father W.E. “Button” York, grandmother Minnie Lee York, sisters Laura Davis, Nettie Whitten, and Cordria Lee York, and brother James E. York.
Per Larry’s wishes, there will be a celebration of life Wednesday, March 18, at 4 p.m. The celebration will be held at 620 Tomlinson Road in Pocahontas, Tenn.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 18, 2020