Lawrence L. Beverly

Mr. Lawrence L. “Larry” Beverly, 75, of Lavonia, husband of Mary Motherway Beverly, died Friday, December 14, 2007, at his home. Born May 2, 1932 in Thomas County, Ga., he was a son of the late Russell and Maud Carney Beverly and had lived in Lavonia for the past 19 years. He was a U. S. Navy Veteran with the Seabees Construction Battalion and was retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. Family members include his wife, Mary Motherway Beverly of the home; four sons and a daughter-in-law, Denis Beverly and Wendy of Bethlehem, Ga., Lawrence D. Beverly of Duluth, Ga., Michael Beverly of Norcross, Ga., and Daniel Thomas Beverly of Doraville, Ga.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Elizabeth Slape and Mike of Loganville, Ga., and Martha Robertson and Todd of Gainesville, Ga.; a daughter-in-law, Rita Allen of Snellville, Ga.; one brother, Paul Beverly of Ochlocknee, Ga., 26 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Beverly; a brother, Robert Beverly; and a sister, Carolyn Lovcey. Funeral services will be held at one o‚clock Monday December 17, 2007 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with Mr. Jerry Motherway officiating. Cremation will follow the service. The family will be at the home and will receive friends at the mortuary from 6pm - 9pm Sunday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary‚s Catholic Church or the charity of your choice, A message of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.whitlockmortuary.net . WHITLOCK MORTUARY, Toccoa, is in charge of the arrangements.