Larry Dale Lyons

Published 8:09 am Friday, March 30, 2018

Larry Dale Lyons


Larry Dale Lyons, 69, passed away on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. 

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He was born in Hopkinsville on January 11, 1949, a son of the late Rev. James and Freeda May Lyons. Larry’s passion was teaching. He retired in 2005 after 27 years as a teacher at Junction City Elementary. He enjoyed taking care of his property, golf and spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by one son, Nicholas Dale (Gigi) Lyons; four grandchildren, Ashley, Cassandra, Ezekiel and Isaiah Lyons; one brother, Jim (Gay) Lyons; two nephews, Richard Lyons and Randy Jett; three nieces, Kristi (Johnny) Wyatt, Kim (Don) Hughes and Rana Jett; and brother-in-law, James Jett.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Sharon Jett.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 31, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Walden Funeral Home Perryville. Following the visitation, a graveside service will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Doug Lester officiating.

Pallbearers will be Jim Lyons, Nick Lyons, Richard Lyons, Randall Emmons, T. J. Lyons and Matt Rogers.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Perryville United Methodist Church.