Larry G. Rutherford, 76

June 12, 2011

JAN. 31, 1935-JUNE 11, 2011

Larry G. Rutherford, 76, of Hancock, died Saturday, June 11, 2011, at his home.

Born Jan. 31, 1935, in Coalswood, W.Va., he was the son of the late Charles Howard and Martha Irene Phipps Rutherford, and widower of Mildred E. Wagg Rutherford.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He was of Protestant faith.

He was a retired heavy equipment operator working out of IUE Local 37, Baltimore, Md.

He is survived by three daughters, Brenda Turner, Hancock, Karen Pittman, Hagerstown, and Deb Ebersole, Big Cove Tannery, Pa.; two sisters, Margaret Cox and Margie Anderson, both of Independence, Va.; two brothers, Howard Rutherford, Grassy Creek, N.C., and Robert Rutherford, Columbus, Miss.; seven grandchildren, Brian, Nathan, Jacob, Laurence, Tom, Chris and Scott; six great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Memorial services will be announced at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made in his name to Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main St., Hancock, MD 21750.

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