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Larry Franklin Haynes

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Sept. 6, 1944 — June 30, 3030

WAKE FOREST — Larry Franklin Haynes, 75, transitioned into his eternal home on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at his residence, with his beloved wife and daughter at his side.

A native of Fair Bluff, Larry was born on Sept. 6, 1944, to the late Ace Frank and Agnes Lovett Haynes.

A graveside service was conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 2, at the Haynes-Sealey Cemetery in Cerro Gordo, with the Rev. Joy Allridge, of the Prism United Church of Christ in Wake Forest, officiating.

A viewing was held from 9-9:45 a.m., prior to the graveside, at Worthington Funeral Home.

Larry courageously served the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He served stateside with the 7th Special Forces Group, while on active duty and later, with the 20th Special Forces Group, and the 120th Infantry NC ARNG.

To cherish his memory, Larry leaves behind his beloved wife of 51 years, Donna Warren Haynes of the home; a daughter, Donna Elizabeth Haynes of the home; a brother, Guy Haynes, and wife, Emma Jean, of Wilmington; a niece, Randie Rowland, also of the home; nephews, Dr. L.R. Odham, and wife, Anna, of Fair Bluff, and Robert Strickland, and wife, Lynne, of South Carolina; nieces, Pat Richardson of Lumberton, Joan Strickland of Arizona and Elaine Pierce, and husband, Ron, of Colorado.

A service of Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn.