Larry Gilbert Stout
Published 4:17 pm Monday, February 22, 2021
Larry Gilbert Stout, 72, Elizabethton, went to be with his Lord, Sunday, February 21, 2021, at Johnson City Medical Center, surrounded by his family.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Gilbert Herman and Anness Guinn Stout.
Larry was a 1966 graduate of Happy Valley High School and a retired fork lift operator for Wrenn Handling of Knoxville. Larry was a faithful and active member of Harvest Baptist Church where he had served as Music Director for several years. He had gone on several Missionary Journeys with the church.
Larry was a member of the Elizabethton Car Club.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Patricia Ann Hatley Stout, who died March 16, 2018, and a sister, Marion Jane Presnell.
Survivors include his son, Larry Douglas Stout, Abingdon, Va.; two brothers, Gary (Helen) Stout, Elizabethton, and Tom (Vivian) Stout, Kingsport; a sister, Phyllis Grindstaff; and several nieces and nephews.
A service to celebrate the life of Larry Stout will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 25, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Pastor Mark Garrard officiating. Interment will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be his church family and members of the Elizabethton Car Club. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Larry to the Harvest Baptist Church, 309 East F Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Stout family.