Larry A. May - Odessa American: Obituaries

Larry A. May

Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2008 12:00 am

WACO Larry A. May left this earth to be with his Heavenly Father, Saturday, February 23 at Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 27 at Bellmead Calvary Baptist Church with the Rev. Hal Helton officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at OakCrest Funeral Home, 4520 Bosque Blvd.

Mr. May was born in Plainview, Arkansas, to Lawrence and Carra Jewel May. He married Ann Smith Dec 28, 1958, in Grants, New Mexico. He graduated from New Mexico State University with a BBA in Business Administration. Larry was president of San Juan Savings and Loan in New Mexico. He served in the Army Reserves from 1956 to 1962. Larry’s passion was serving his Lord in the Baptist Church were he served as a deacon. Larry was a thirty-second degree Mason of the Animas Lodge NO. 15 A.F. & A.M. He also was an active member of the Rotary International and other civic organizations.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Ken May. Larry is survived by his wife Ann; daughters; Debbie Frederick and husband, Philip, all of Waco; Cheryl Hinesly and husband, Ron of Odessa; son, Scott May and wife, Tina of Fort Worth; sister, Carla Sue Johnson and husband, Bob of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Britt­ney, Deidra and husband, Alberto, Carlie, Cody, Maloree, Parker and great-grandson Bentley.

Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

The online guestbook is available at www.oakcrestwaco. com.