Lawrence E. Felty, 90 of Grayson went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Hospice Care Center in Ashland. Lawrence was born Dec. 30, 1926 at Stinson, a son of the late Leonard and Britta Easterling Felty. He owned and operated his own sawmill for many years and was a minister for 17 years at the Denton Missionary Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran serving his country during WWII and was a member of the Wilson Creek Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Edith Conley Felty in 2005; one daughter, Connie Jean Conley; five brothers, James Felty, Clarence "Butch" Felty, Elwood Felty, Eugene Felty and Billy Felty; one sister, Lucille Damron. His survivors include one son; Charlie and wife Sherry Felty of Rush; one daughter, Linda and husband Leo Roe of Carter City; one sister, Loretta Felty of Grayson; three grandchildren, Amanda Newman, Matt Roe and Jeremy Felty; three great-grandchildren, Wesley Newman, Wyatt Newman and Matthew Roe; two great-great-grandchildren, Royal Newman and Lilliah Newman.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Malone Funeral Home with Chris Bellew and George Boggs, ministers. Burial will be in the East Carter County Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. till service time on Saturday. Memorial contributions are suggested to: Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Avenue, Ashland, KY 41101. Condolences may be sent to Lawrence's family at www.malonefuneralhome.com.
Published on April 5, 2017