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Died March 30, 2012

William Lawrence "Larry" Penuel, 67, passed away Saturday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family.

A service to celebrate his life will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the chapel of Seymour Funeral Home.

A native of Wayne County, he was the son of the late Edgar and Mildred Howell Penuel. Larry attended Goldsboro High School and was a Ford salesman with C.L. Snipes Ford and Deacon Jones.

Surviving is his daughter, Lauren Howell and husband, Darrell, of Goldsboro; son, Michael Penuel and wife, Sabrina, of Cary; sister, Ann McKeel and husband, Doug, of Goldsboro; brother, Richard Glenn Penuel and wife, Janet, of LaGrange. Larry was the proud grandfather of Austin and Ashley Howell and Ethan Penuel. Also surviving are five nieces and nephews; as well as his former wife, Marcella Penuel.

In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by two brothers, Edgar and Ray Penuel.

The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, NC 27534

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on April 1, 2012 10:57 AM