Carlton Ferris Lacy, 87, of Bedford, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015, at his residence. He was the loving husband of the late Tove Grethe Juul Christensen Lacy. Born April1 6, 1927 in Bedford; he was a son of the late John Frank Lacy and Gracie Padgett Lacy. Carlton enjoyed fishing and traveling when he was younger. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII where he served as an MP with the 382nd MP Battalion Company B. Carlton was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church. Carlton is survived by his daughter Linda Lacy Sowards and husband, James Roy, of Bedford and a brother, Aubrey Lacy of Lynchburg. A Funeral service was conducted at 1 PM, on Monday, April 6, 2015 at Tharp Funeral Home with Rev. Richard H. Ecklund, and Rev. Paul W. Greer officiating. Interment followed in Virginia Memorial Park with military honors by American Legion Post #16. Please make memorial contributions to Main Street United Methodist Church, 212 East Main Street, Bedford, VA 24523. Tharp Funeral Home, Bedford, is assisting the family. To send condolences, please visit www.tharpfuneralhome.com.
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Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory
320 North Bridge Street
Bedford, VA 24523-1928
Published in Bedford Bulletin from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2015