Larry Gearhart, 67, of Greensburg, died Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Decatur County Memorial Hospital. He was born Oct. 26, 1948, in Shelbyville, the son of Allen H. and Edna M. (Sharp) Gearhart.
He worked at Gearhart Grain and Burney Grain. He managed Milford Grocery and worked for local farmers.
Larry was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Adams and Amazing Grace Church.
He loved fishing, putting together puzzles, and being outdoors. He also liked IU Basketball and wrestling. Larry enjoyed spending time with his nieces and nephews.
Survivors includehis siblings, Robert Wright of Missouri, George Earl (Doris) Gearhart of St. Paul, James Gearhart and Rebecca Gearhart, both of Shelbyville, Mary (Jim Romero) DeWeese of Geneva, Mark (Diana) Gearhart of Greensburg, Edith (Keith) Scott of Shelbyville, Rick (Teresa Million) Gearhart of Columbus, Louella (Tim) Hirschauer of Shelbyville, and Adrian Gearhart of Kentucky; uncle, Harold (Maurita) Gearhart of Columbus; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Eugene Gearhart.
Visitation for family and friends will be from 11 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 11 at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Keith Dover officiating. Burial will follow at Hawcreek Cemetery in Hope.
Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or Special Olympics.
Online condolences may be sent to the Gearhart family at www.normanfuneralhome.net.
Published on May 9, 2016