OBITUARY

Larry Melvin Sexton

May 26, 1946June 1, 2018
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Larry Melvin Sexton, passed away at the age of 72 on Friday, June 1, 2018.

Larry was born May 26, 1946 in Boone County, West Virginia to parents John Lloyd and Maxine (Harless) Sexton. He resided in Palmyra. Larry attended school in West Virginia and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He had been a member of the Palmyra Fire Dept. for many years. Larry had worked at A.C. Williams Co. in Ravenna and retired from Jones Brothers Oil Co.

Larry is survived by his wife Maxine Sexton and daughters: Eloise Sexton and Teresa (Bernie) Staats, Larry is also survived by his step-children: Jeffrey Watson, Brian (Debra) Watson, Chuck (Lisa) Watson, Matt (Chris) Watson, Kelly (Mike) Becker and grandchildren: Gordon Sexton, Tim Watson, Larry Staats, Josh Staats, Cody Hysell, Jessica (Dominic) Bloom, Tewsday (Charles) Laureano, Rachael Watson, Alexandrea (James) Walsh and 16 step-grandchildren. He is also survived by 15 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, his brother Lloyd (Goldie) Harless, and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter Maxine F. Sexton.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna from 5:00pm to 7:00pm where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 6, at 11:00am. Interment will follow at West Cemetery in Palmyra.

Condolences and memories may be shared at wood-kortright-borkoski.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Larry is survived by his wife Maxine Sexton and daughters: Eloise Sexton and Teresa (Bernie) Staats, Larry is also survived by his step-children: Jeffrey Watson, Brian (Debra) Watson, Chuck (Lisa) Watson, Matt (Chris) Watson, Kelly (Mike) Becker and grandchildren: Gordon Sexton, Tim Watson, Larry Staats, Josh Staats, Cody Hysell, Jessica (Dominic) Bloom, Tewsday (Charles) Laureano, Rachael Watson, Alexandrea (James) Walsh and 16 step-grandchildren. He is also survived by 15 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, his brother Lloyd (Goldie) Harless, and many loving nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter Maxine F. Sexton.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, June 5, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 6, 2018
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Tewsday Laureano

June 8, 2018

We love you gramps! Miss you so much. I know your not in any pain anymore . Your flying high in the sky with your other loved ones. I’ll never forget you and I’ll cherish memories we have had. 💔👼👴🏻😞
Wish heaven had a phone so I could talk to you one last time 💔

Eloise Sexton

June 6, 2018

Eloise Sexton

June 5, 2018

Eloise Sexton

June 4, 2018

Miss you daddy I love you to the moon and back

Eloise Sexton

June 4, 2018

Dad you are gonna be missed dearly my heart is breaking into .Didnt know Maxx and I would never have the chance for him to sit next to you saying you were his best friend and he loved you .Gordon says fly high gramps and Cody left some black Mark's. I miss you you were always there for us girls .I know your no longer suffering and you got your wings now fly high daddy with Mac and grams you deserve it. As you always told me let that sas be your ....

Teresa Staats

June 3, 2018

Oh Poppa what I wouldnt give to have you call me and to hear your voice again ...... hard to believe a week before you left you were up there giving them nurses a rough way to go and being just as ornery as ever ....
Love you lots poppa and Im gonna miss you like crazy

Tewsday Laureano

June 3, 2018

I’m gonna miss you gramps, you were such a loving , giving and wonderful man. I love you so much! You were definitely one of a kind! Charles loves you as well, I’m glad he had the opportunity to meet you. Rest easy gramps. Xoxo xox

Love tewsday & Charles

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Biography

Larry Melvin Sexton, passed away at the age of 72 on Friday, June 1, 2018.

Larry was born May 26, 1946 in Boone County, West Virginia to parents John Lloyd and Maxine (Harless) Sexton. He resided in Palmyra. Larry attended school in West Virginia and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He had been a member of the Palmyra Fire Dept. for many years. Larry had worked at A.C. Williams Co. in Ravenna and retired from Jones Brothers Oil Co.

Larry is survived by his wife Maxine Sexton and daughters: Eloise Sexton and Teresa (Bernie) Staats, Larry is also survived by his step-children: Jeffrey Watson, Brian (Debra) Watson, Chuck (Lisa) Watson, Matt (Chris) Watson, Kelly (Mike) Becker and grandchildren: Gordon Sexton, Tim Watson, Larry Staats, Josh Staats, Cody Hysell, Jessica (Dominic) Bloom, Tewsday (Charles) Laureano, Rachael Watson, Alexandrea (James) Walsh and 16 step-grandchildren. He is also survived by 15 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, his brother Lloyd (Goldie) Harless, and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter Maxine F. Sexton.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna from 5:00pm to 7:00pm where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 6 at 11:00am. Interment will follow at West Cemetery in Palmyra.

Condolences and memories may be shared at wood-kortright-borkoski.com.