Lawrence Shaw "Larry" Everett Jr.

LAWRENCE

SHAW EVERETT, JR.

Mr. Lawrence "Larry" Shaw Everett, Jr., age 92 of Wilmington, formerly of Laurinburg passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2013.

A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at the Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel in Laurinburg. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.

Mr. Everett was born February 12, 1920 in Laurinburg, North Carolina, a son of the late Lawrence Shaw Everett and Hattie Wall Bryant Everett. He was the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Everett. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Kathaleen Cashwell Everett in 1981. They were longtime residents of Wilmington, NC and Atlantic Beach, FL.

He graduated from Laurinburg High School in 1933 and earned his degree from Duke University in June 1941. He was a World War II Veteran that proudly service with the United States Army. He had a distinguished career as a Stock Broker retiring after many years of service from the Allen C. Ewing & Company Investment Firm. After retiring, he relocated to Wilmington, NC where he enjoyed serving as a member of the Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church.

Mr. Everett is survived by his children, Lawrence "Larry" S. Everett, III of Wilmington, NC, George T. Everett and wife Carolyn of Raleigh, NC, Cheryl E. Lyons and husband Mike of Apollo Beach, FL; his granddaughters, Amy E. Champlin, Lauren T. Everett, Christi Logan and Lara Logan; great grandchildren, Everett B. Chaplin, Vance P. Champlin, Griffin P. Champlin, Mandi Ricker, Stevi Ricker, Tori Ricker, Ashleigh Schniepp, CJ Birkenmeyer and a great-great grandson, Beau Dunn. He is also survived by a sister, Betsy Everett Piver of Charlotte, NC

Memorial gifts may be made in his memory to the Fifth Avenue United Methodist Church, 409 S. 5th Avenue, Wilmington, NC 28401 or the

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 15 to Jan. 16, 2013