Larry Carl Whitlow, 69, of Atlantic Beach, died Jan. 5, 2013 at Harborview of Morehead City.
A memorial service will be held at First United Methodist Church of Morehead City on Wednesday at 11 a.m.
He served in the Naval Reserves and the Army. He was president and owner of Larry's Carpetland in Greenville from 1968 to 2008 and owner of Larry's Carpet One store in Morehead City from 1990 to 2008. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Morehead City and volunteered with the Jaycees, Pirates Club, Shriners, Elks Lodge and many other organizations as well as served as President of Retail Flooring Association.
He is survived by his wife, Joy West Whitlow; daughter, Lisa Whitlow Batts of Raleigh; sons Randolph L. Whitlow of Greenville and Jason S. Whitlow; sister Patsy Cannon of Newport; and one grandson.
The family will receive friends at Munden Funeral Home in Morehead City Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Carteret County P.O. Drawer 1619 Morehead City, NC 28557.
On line condolences may be made at mundenfuneralhome.net.