Larry Ray Fordyce Sr., 70, of Moundsville, passed away on October 27, 2021 at his home of Moundsville, WV.
He was born on December 20, 1950 to Edward and Louella (Doyle) Fordyce in Glen Dale, WV. Larry worked as a correctional officer for 32 years. Most recently Larry worked for Northern Regional Jail.
Larry enjoyed and took pride in remodeling houses as well as being a member of the Moundsville Post #3 Honor Guard.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Donna Everson and 1 great-grandchild.
Larry is survived by his wife of 51 years Mary (Stern) Fordyce to whom he married on November 22, 1969, two Daughters, Jackie (David ) Schlieper of Cameron, WV, Lisa (Tracy) Stevey of Moundsville, WV; three sons: Larry (Amy) Fordyce Jr. of Scio, OH, Kenneth (Amanda) Fordyce of Glen Dale, WV, Edward (Mallory) Fordyce of Moundsville, WV; 10 grandchildren, 6 great- grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visitation will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Homes – Moundsville Chapel on Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 11:00 am until the time of funeral services at 1:00 pm with Preacher Tina Gallher officiating.
Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery – Moundsville, WV with Military Honors by the United States Army and the Moundsville Veterans Memorial Squad.
Altmeyer Funeral Home – Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Fordyce family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com