Larry Joe Lasseter, age 72, of Duluth died January 27, 2009, with his wife and family by his side. Funeral services will be Friday, January 30, 2009 at 10:30 AM at Duluth First United Methodist Church with Dr. Tommy Green officiating. Mr. Lasseter was born in Forest Park, GA, to Looney and Mamey Lasseter, and was a member of Duluth First United Methodist Church. He attended the University of Colorado, owned and operated Lasseter Construction Company and was Seafood Manager for Kroger and Winn Dixie prior to his retirement. Joe proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp and had a patriotic spirit. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, who had great patience with an endearing heart. He was a quiet friend to all those who were lucky enough to have known him. He will be greatly missed by all! Joe is survived by his wife of 18 years Shirley Fanning Lasseter of Duluth, children Kristi Lasseter of Lawrenceville, Johnny and Leslie Fanning of Dacula, Jenny and Carlos Limon of Suwanee, Justin Fanning of Duluth, Joe Lasseter Jr Jeff Lasseter of California, Shawn Lasseter and Dawn Cooper, grandchildren Peyton, J.J. and Gracyn Lynn Fanning, Landis and Jude Limon. The family will receive friends Thursday 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.