- June 2, 1947 - August 18, 2011
of Larry's Passing
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“I didn't know my daddy to well, but I was told that he was a good man and loved playing his guitar. My aunt sissy and uncle duke told me he loved me...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Karlee Davenport - mount hermon, LA
“Dave, Sissy & Family,
I am sorry for the loss of Larry. God tells us to be thankful for everything and even though you all feel the pain from...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Steve Jett - Heathsville, VA
“My condolences to Dave and his family in this time of hardship. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
3 of 18 | Posted by: Phillip Mitchell - Marietta, GA
“Dave so sorry for your loss! Prayers out to you and the family!
Rich Radco Nielsen
4 of 18 | Posted by: Richard Nielsen - Maine
“Sorry for the loss of of your brother, Dave. Our thoughts are with you and your family.
5 of 18 | Posted by: Rick & Janice Mathews
“My thoughts, LOVE, and prayers are with the entire Davenport family. May God give you strenght during this difficult time. Love you all....KIM
6 of 18 | Posted by: Kim Collums Bradshaw
“Very sorry to hear of your loss. Condolences to you and yours.
7 of 18 | Posted by: Gene Peterson
“Very sorry for your loss, dave.
8 of 18 | Posted by: Dave Lewis - Dover, De
“Our hearts are aching for all of you, our dear friends.
9 of 18 | Posted by: Marilynn & Jerry - St. Joseph, LA
“God bless you all during this time of grief. Larry was a wonderful man and friend and will be missed by many. When I last spoke to him it was obvious...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Donna Bridges Eureka Springs, AR
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Davenport family. May God give you comfort.
11 of 18 | Posted by: Sandra & Jerry Williams
“From a caterpillar to a beautiful butterfly...
He soars and sings with angels now.
12 of 18 | Posted by: Nora Westbrook Rollinson
“He will always be missed in my heart! A Friend in good times and a Friend in bad. At one point an inspiration!
13 of 18 | Posted by: Charlie Case - Summit, MS
“Our most sincere thoughts and prayers are with you.
14 of 18 | Posted by: Skeet Myers - Sylva, NC
“Sending lots of love and prayers to yall. May you find peace in knowing he is singing with the angels in heaven
15 of 18 | Posted by: Jenni kraft - Mccomb,ms
“My thoughts and prayers are with you David Rhonda
16 of 18 | Posted by: Rhonda Smith - Hammond, La
“My deepest sympathies to the Davenport Family.
17 of 18 | Posted by: Gary Lee - Pensacola
“So sorry for your loss. Jimmy and I both thought alot of Larry. I know that you will miss him each and every day, but with God's help the pain will...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: shirley thompson - magnolia,msSo
Hartman-Sharkey Funeral Home
Lawrence Andre 'Larry' Davenport, 64, of Summit, MS died August 18, 2011 at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center. He was born June 2, 1947 in New Orleans. He was the son of Lawrence A. 'Bubba' and Bettie Trigg Davenport. He was a former employee for the city of Dayton, TN and was a member of First Baptist Church in Dayton. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of Vietnam. He loved to get together with friends and pick the guitar and play music. He was a christian person and his hope was for everyone to follow God.
He is preceded in death by his mother.
He is survived by his father and stepmother, Bubba and Marcia Davenport of Slidell; one son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Keri Stringer Dunaway of the East Fork community; one daughter, Karlee Davenport of Mt. Hermon, LA; one brother and sister-in-law, David and Sissy Davenport of Summit; one sister and brother-in-law, Noel and Dennis Anders of Summit; three grandchildren, Koltin and Keelee Dunaway and Tristan 'Toogy' Davenport; three nephews, Kristopher Andre Davenport of St. Amant, Robert Kyle Davenport of McComb and Marc Weekley and wife, Adrianne of Jayess; two nieces, Shannon Hodgson and husband Bain of Cape Coral, FL and Laura Woodard of Summit and numerous friends.
Visitation is Friday at Hartman-Sharkey Funeral Home in McComb from 5PM until 8PM and Saturday from 9AM until services at 10AM with Dr. David Millican officiating. Graveside services will be at 1PM in Dendinger cemetery in Madisonville, LA.
Pallbearers will be Dennis Anders, James Fenn, Byrd Lovell, Jim Allen, Ward Blackwell and Raymond Kalil. Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Booker, Sonny Kohn and James Higginbotham.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be sent to Hospice Compassus, 140 North 5th Street, McComb, MS 39648.
1801 Delaware Ave McComb, MS 39648
Tel. (601) 684-3811