Larry Ray Privett “ Bud”, age 74, of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas passed away on October 20, 2023, in Salem, Arkansas. Larry was born on May 30, 1949, in Fryatt, Arkansas to Jack and Lorene (Todd) Privett. Larry enjoyed hunting, fishing, throwing horseshoes, corn-hole and pool. He loved, animals, especially dogs and horses. He loved sports and his favorite was those Arkansas Razorbacks and Miami Dolphins. Larry always had a Western on the t.v. But most of all he enjoyed spending time with family like playing ball with is nephews when they were tiny tots. Larry was one of the greatest uncles ever and very loved. Larry was of the Baptist faith. He worked in construction, and enjoyed doing farming with his brother, Jackie. He loved sitting by the campfire telling stories. He loved sledding in the winter time and was his own barber. He will be truly missed by his family and friends.
Larry is survived by six brothers: Jackie (Janette), Kenneth (Cathy), Terry (Sheila), Paul(Connie), Joel (Pat), Randy (Linda), sister, Karen Huff, and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Larry is Preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Lorene Privett, one brother, Charlie Privett and one nephew, Kep Privett.
In lieu of flowers please send memorials to: Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN, 38105-9959
Pallbearers will be Colby Huff, Matthew Huff, Karen Huff, Jackie Privett, Joel Privett, Terrry Privett, Paul Privett, Kenneth Privett, and Randy Privett. Honorary Pallbearers will be Justin Privett and Rodney Southerland. Services will be officiated by Brother Charles Morgan.
Funeral services for Larry Ray Privett, age 74, of Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri.
Visitation on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri.
Interment in Camp Cemetery in Camp, Arkansas with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer, Missouri.
Services in the care of Carter Funeral Home Inc. – Thayer, Missouri