Arthur Dean Larrowe, 85, of Woodlawn, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, in the Twin County Regional Hospital.
He was born in Carroll County on Feb. 2, 1927, to E.H. and Susanna Hill Larrowe.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Rubie S. Larrowe of Woodlawn; daughter and son-in-law, Jane and Sam Patton; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Nikki Larrowe, all of Galax; four grandchildren; brothers and sisters-in-law, Horace Larrowe of Galax, Carroll and Christine Larrowe and Wake and Brenda Larrowe, all of Woodlawn; sister-in-law, Colene Larrowe of Woodlawn; andseveral nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the First Methodist Church with the Rev. Richard Gregory officiating. Burial followed in the Woodlawn United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Military rites were conducted by the Hillsville VFW
Flowers will be appreciated or donations may be made to the Woodlawn United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Carolyn Farmer, 291 Forest Oak Road, Woodlawn, Va. 24381 or to the First Methodist Church, P.O. Box 445, Galax, Va. 24333.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.