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Larry Furr

October 28, 1947 ~ April 26, 2022 (age 74)


James ‘Larry’ Furr, 74, of Norwood, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, May 2, 2022 at Freedom Tabernacle Church in Norwood. Rev. Johnny Leslie will officiate and burial will follow at Stanly Gardens of Memory. The family will recieve friends on Sunday evening from 6:00  to 8:00 PM at Edwards Funeral Home in Norwood. 

Mr. Furr was born on October 28, 1947 in Stanly County to the late James Albert and Mary Esther Hathcock Furr. He was a mobile home door maker and a member at Freedom Tabernacle church where he served as a Deacon. Larry loved spending time fishing and working on boats and cars. 

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Judy Shoemaker Furr; and one brother, Wade Lee Furr Sr.

He is survived by his daughters: Wendy Hartsell (James) of Norwood and Sharon Newton (Timothy) of Mt. Gilead; three brothers: Curtis Furr of Texas, James Furr (Cindy) of Norwood, and Kenneth Furr (Renee) of Concord; one sister: Thesa Hartsell (George) of Stanfield; three grandchildren: Megan Pinion (Jason), Aaron Hartsell (Brittany), and Tyler Newton (Carmela); and nine great-grandchildren. 

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Stanly and the Uwharries 960 N First Street,  Albemarle NC 28001. 


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May 1, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Homes
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

Funeral Service
May 2, 2022

11:00 AM
Freedom Tabernacle Baptist Church
8348 Fork Rd
Norwood, NC 28128

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