Larry Albert Hovis
Funeral services for Larry A. Hovis will be held at 2:30 PM on Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Centuries Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Centuries Memorial Cemetery. Officiating will be Pastor Perry Culver of Christ Lutheran Church in Shreveport, LA. Visitation with the family will be held from 1:00 until 2:30 PM prior to the services.
Larry was born in Hickory, NC on December 5, 1943. He went to meet his daughter, Cheryl, in Heaven on June 16, 2016 after a brief illness. Larry is preceded in death by his parents, Warren A. and Nell Maxine Hovis; and his daughter, Cheryl Renee Hovis Bass. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Paula Ann Serio Hovis; son, Warren A. Hovis and daughter-in-law, Karrie B. Hovis; and grandchildren, Lindsey Hovis, Patricia Hovis, Corinn Hovis, LeeAnn Hovis, Rachael Hovis, and Brandon Bass.
Larry served 4 years in the United States Air Force; he served his country with honor and prestige. Larry retired from Xerox Corporation in 2001. Those who knew him will agree that he was a kind, loving person that knew no strangers. He loved working in his yard and garden, fishing, and spending time with his friends and family.
A special thank you to the staff at Lifecare Hospital and the staff at Christus Highland CCU. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the church or charity of your choice
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Published by Shreveport Times from Jun. 18 to Jun. 20, 2016.