Lawrence Ashton "Pete" Lucy Sr., 74, of Prince George, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at his residence. Pete was a native of Dinwiddie County and retired after 29 years of service to Brown & Williamson Tobacco Company. In 1974, he established Tri-City Wrecker Service in Prince George, which remains a family business today. He was a member of Sycamore United Methodist Church and an avid fox hunter.
Pete was preceded in death by: his father, Edward Turnbull Lucy; his mother, Pearly Hawkins Lucy; stepmother, Pearl Holt Lucy; and a brother, Charles E. Lucy Sr.
He is survived by: his wife of 48 years, Betty Daniel Lucy; sons, Lawrence Ashton "Pete" Lucy Jr. and wife, Christi, and Kevin Dale Lucy and wife, Kirstin, all of Prince George; grandchildren, Timothy Alan Lucy and Jenna Michelle Lucy; sister, Alice Westfall and husband, Stan; brothers, Marvin T. Lucy and wife, Mary, and Cecil W. Lucy and wife, Loretta; sisters-in-law, Mary N. Lucy and Helen May and husband, Larry; brother-in-law, Henry Daniel and wife, Gayle, and numerous nieces; and nephews.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at the Petersburg Chapel of J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home & Cremation Service. Interment will follow at Southlawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Prince George Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 22, Prince George, VA 23875 or Prince George Emergency Crew, P.O. Box 68, Prince George, VA 23875. Condolences may be registered at www.jtmorriss.com