LARRY R. MARCUM, 79, of South Point, Ohio, formerly of Lincoln County, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on February 10, 2020. He was born June 11, 1940. Larry is remembered as outstanding fullback on our 1959 Pony Express football team.
He was a member of Camp Creek Freewill Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, George William Marcum. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Vivian Elkins Marcum; one son, Christopher G. Marcum; one daughter, Emma S. Marcum Handley; one granddaughter, Kristen L. Handley; one grandson, Christopher L. Marcum; one aunt, Gladys Breeding; and his 99-year-old mother, Willa F. Fry; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Howard and Bille Lee Elkins; loving cousins and friends. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, February 15, 2020, at McGhee-Handley Funeral Home, West Hamlin, W.Va., with Pastor Larry R. Sanders officiating. The burial will follow in the Sanders Cemetery, Branchland, W.Va. A visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral. Condolences can be left at www.handleyfh.com.