Larry Allen Mason, 80, of Huddleston died Dec. 24


Larry Allen Mason, 80, of Huddleston passed away on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at his residence.  For 58 years he was the loving husband of Peggy Jean Parris Mason.

Born May 13, 1938, in Bluefield, W.Va., he was the son of the late Howard Bryant Mason and Molly Evelyn Mills Mason. He is also preceded in death by brothers Garland and Donald Mason.

Larry proudly served his country in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division. He was an active member of Moneta Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two sons, Barry Allen Mason and wife Kimberly, and Brian Clay Mason and wife Tammy; grandchildren, Bayard, Anne Hayes, Parker and Peyton Mason; and brother, Robert Mason.

A funeral will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, at Dudley Memorial Mortuary in Bluefield at 2 p.m. conducted by Dr. David Sexton. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Saturday from noon to 2 p.m.  Interment will follow the service at Maple Hill Cemetery in Bluefield.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, or 4200 Innslake Drive, Suite 301, Glen Allen, VA 23060.

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Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Bedford, is assisting the family.


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