LITTLETON – Mr. Harry Louis Light Jr. of Littleton, NC and formerly of Enfield, NC died Friday, March 8, 2013 at Guardian Care in Roanoke Rapids.
Mr. Light was born August 2, 1929 in Halifax County, NC, the son of the late Harry Louis Light Sr. and Lillie Lovegrove Light. He was a past member of the Enfield Fire Department for many years and served as assistant chief. He was a US Army
Veteran and a member of the VFW
. He was also a longtime member of the Enfield United Methodist Church and retired from the NC Department of Transportation as a maintenance supervisor.
He is survived by his wife Gertrude Jones Light, his son Jerry Light and his wife Marie of Roanoke Rapids, his daughter Barbara Light Edwards and her husband Joe of Littleton. His sister, Shirley Light Falls of Virginia Beach, VA. Three grandchildren, Blair Thompson and his fiancé Nicole Franklin, Stephanie Light Burkee and her husband Jason and Jarrod Light.
Graveside services will be held Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Elmwood Cemetery in Enfield, NC with Rev. Greg Powell officiating.
The family will receive friends at Massey Funeral Home in Roanoke Rapids Sunday from 5:00 until 7:00 PM and other times at the home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Warren County Rescue Squad, the Enfield Fire Department or the