Larry McDavid
Larry McDavid

Obituary of Larry Joseph McDavid

Gate City – Larry Joseph McDavid, 76 of Gate City, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday June 7, 2023 at his residence following a lengthy illness. Born in Kingsport, he had lived in Church Hill for several years before moving to Gate City. He was a veteran of the U.S Air Force working as an airplane mechanic. Larry attended Daniel Boone Missionary Baptist Church long as his health permitted.


He was preceded in death by his first wife, Linda McDavid; his parents, James and Virginia Hensley McDavid.


Larry is survived by his loving wife of 4 years, Retha Miracle McDavid; his sons, Eric Dougherty (Amy) and Brian Dougherty (Vickie); stepdaughter, Michelle Rowland (Ben); grandchildren, Aiden, Kalin, Zachary, Haley and Maggie Dougherty; step-grandchildren, Cayla Douglas (Melvin) and Shane Douglas (Cheyenne); step-great-grandchild, Aiden Douglas; sister, Ellen McKeigney (Al); brother, Joey McDavid; several nieces and nephews.


In honor of Larry memorial contributions may be sent to Washington County Animal Shelter, 3411 North Roan Street, Johnson City, TN 37601.


A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, June 17, 2023 at McConnell Family Cemetery, Gate City, Virginia.


Carter-Trent/Scott County Funeral Home, Weber City is serving the McDavid family.

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Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, June 17, 2023
McConnell Family Cemetery
Gate City
Gate City, Virginia, United States
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