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“So sorry Burt ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Crystal Russ (Hunt) - Drakesboro, KY

“Our sincere condolences to your family Bro. Larry. You were a wonderful neighbor and friend to us. You are surely missed Mr. Larry. We miss going to...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Paul Mallory - Greenville, KY

“Our sincere condolences to your family Bro. Larry. You were a wonderful neighbor and friend to us. You are surely missed Mr. Larry. We miss going to...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Paul Mallory - Greenville, KY

“i am sorry for the loss of Mr Fitzhugh, he was a great man. I felt for him through his illness, but I know an illness was never this man.. NOT MUSHY ...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kimberly Johnson - Graham, KY

“I graduated with Frank/I am SO sorry. I cannot be there today/special love & light to everyone concerned. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jean Prowse - Powderly, KY

“Sending Sincere Condolences to your family. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Bonnie Lyon - Central City, KY

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for family. May God wrap his loving arms around you and comfort you all. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Patricia Amos Denney - KY

“So sorry for your loss. I remember when Larry and Carrol Harrison came to Dunmor School to teach about 1969. I will always remember him. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: John Tippett

“Aunt Rita, I'm so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you & your family. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Tracy Fitzhugh - Aurora, IL

“To Rita and all the family...so sorry to hear of Bro Larry passing. He was a wonderful friend and pastor. Years have come and gone, but I have never...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy Porter - Rochester, KY

“I am sorry to hear this. He was a good man and loved the Lord. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Barbara Vincent - Central City, KY

“Rita and Family, we are so sorry to learn of Larry's passing. He was such a nice person and an exceptional educator and he will certainly will be...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Pat and Hugh Sweatt - KY - Friend

“Rita my heart is breaking for and the family. I know there is a hole in your heart that can never be filled. You know you and your family are our...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Donna Tucker - Versailles, KY


GREENVILLE - Rev. Larry Eugene Fitzhugh, 75, of Greenville, died Monday, March 18, 2019, at 10:25PM at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Rev. Fitzhugh was born October 28, 1943, in Muhlenberg County. He was a school teacher for 35 years, retiring from the Muhlenberg County Board of Education. He was also a Pastor of five churches from 1963 - 2015, and was a member of Powderly Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Muhlenberg Central High School, Bethel College, and Western Kentucky University, obtaining his B.A., M.A., and Rank I certification. His favorite pastimes were working outdoors on the farm, reading, attending meetings and social events, and being with family and friends. He was a member of Pond River Masonic Lodge #244 in Greenville, Shriner's, Eastern Star, Mid-Continent University Board in Mayfield, and Muhlenberg County Retired Teacher's Association. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lessie Mae and Layton Carrol Fitzhugh; and half-sister Ann Hayes.

He is survived by his wife, Rita Fitzhugh; children Troy (Amy) Fitzhugh of Powderly, Burt (Angela) Fitzhugh of Greenville, and Rebekah (Jason) Drenon of Central City; grandchildren Brianna (Dakota) Powell, Ashley and Courtney Drenon, Jenna and Laura Fitzhugh, and Emma and Sophia Fitzhugh; sisters JoAnn (Lee) McDonald of San Antonio, TX, Nancy Majors of Spartanburg, SC, Betty Nelson of Greenville, Lana (Sam) Loy of Greenville, and Jane Boren of Hopkinsville; bothers Frank Fitzhugh of Fort Smith, Arkansas and Donnie Fitzhugh of Beechmont; and half-brother Joe Fitzhugh of Kentucky.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 11:00AM Powderly Baptist Church, with Rev. Ray Gilliland officiating, assisted by Rev. Mike Dukes. Burial in Memorial Gardens in Powderly. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-8PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City and Thursday after 9:00AM at Powderly Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.