Larry Nelson Creech, 73, passed away Thursday, October 23, 2014. He was born in Johnston County on July 7, 1941 to the late Worley Creech and Electa Corbett Creech. Larry was a retired farm equipment mechanic. He was a faithful member of Union Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, a Building Committee member and a Finance Committee member. Larry was a loving husband, daddy, papa, and friend to many, and will be greatly missed.
Funeral service: 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Union Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church, 10748 Bissette Road, Middlesex, NC 27557. There will be a private family entombment at the Creech home.
He is survived by his wife Peggy Ryan Creech; children: Kelly C. Williford (Greg), Shelly C. Parrish (Greg), Nellie C. Smith (Eddie), all of Zebulon; grandchildren: Rachel, Larson, Kaci, Colton, Mason, and Reed; brothers: Nick and Arnold Creech, both of Wendell; sister: Rella C. Mincey of Zebulon.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings: Hilda Bunn, Gray Young, Efird, Buddy, and Johnny Creech.
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The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday, October 27, 2014 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 and other times at the home.
Larry requested that flowers be omitted and memorial contributions be made to Union Chapel Original Free Will Baptist Church Building Fund, P. O. Box 307, Middlesex, NC 27557.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.