Larry Petty

Seneca- Larry Lamar Petty, 82, widower of the late Lois Roach Petty, passed away October 20, 2019, at Morningside Assisted Living.          


Born in Newry, SC, he was the son of the late George Henry and Adeline Keaton Petty.  Larry was a United States Air Force Veteran, he retired from the City of Seneca, where he worked as a Filter Plant Operator and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.    


Larry is survived by daughters, Cindy P. Burchfield (Marvin) of Seneca, Sherry P. Richardson of Salem; three grandchildren, Cierra B. Coyner, Andi B. Wooldridge, Chad Richardson; and seven great-grandchildren.


In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Petty is preceded in death by a brother, Lane Petty.


A Funeral Service will be held at 2 pm, Thursday, October 24, 2019, at Trinity Baptist Church, with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park.  The family will receive friends from 1-2 pm, prior to the service at Trinity Baptist Church.  


The family is at the residence.  In lieu of flowers, memorials in Larry’s memory may be made to Trinity Baptist Church, 504 S. Oak Street, Seneca, SC 29678.  Condolences may be expressed online by visiting