Larry Wayne Wharton, 71, of Kirksville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19 at Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City.
He was born May 1, 1949, in Leonard, the son of Cecil Bond and Dessie M. (Iler) Wharton, Jr.
Larry is survived by his son, Tony Wharton of Texas; one grandchild of Texas; and his siblings, Jim Wharton of Kirksville, Missouri and Janice Cochouer of Memphis.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Bob Wharton.
Larry was a member of the Masonic Lodge. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
A visitation was held on Sunday, Jan. 24 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Greening-Eagan-Hayes Funeral Home in Shelbina. he funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Donor’s Choice.