Williams, Larry Bernard

Purple Heart Recipient With The U.S. Marines And Retired From The U.S. Postal Service

Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Larry Williams
Larry Williams

Larry Bernard Williams, 71, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at his residence.

He was born to Doris Glatt on September 17, 1950. Larry was a graduate of Riverside High School, class of ’68. After high school, he joined the U.S. Marine Corps and received a Purple Heart. He later retired from the United States Postal Service.

Larry was preceded in death by his grandmother, Eula Robinson; mother, Doris Glatt; brother, Terry Glatt; uncle, J.C. Williams; and cousin, James Williams, Jr.; aunts, Catherine Williams and Deborah Burke Keys.

Survivors include his son, Matthew Williams, Sr.; daughter, Brittany Williams; grandchildren, Matthew Williams, Jr. and Malachi Williams; brother, Gregory Hargett; sisters, Deborah Glatt, Regina Glatt (David), and Cassandra Glatt, all of Chattanooga; several nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.

Larry will lie in state on Friday, July 8, at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home.

Funeral services will follow at noon in the chapel with Pastor Ron B. Cook, Sr. as the eulogist.

Burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.


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