Larry Franklin Doty, 70, passed away on March 7, 2012. He was born Aug. 8, 1941 in Joplin, Mo. to Charles Jackson Doty and Roberta Myers Doty. He was a Sargent in the U.S. Army and served in the Vietnam War from 1966 – 1972. He worked at Bingham’s for 7 years as a mechanic and welder.

He married Patricia Lewis on Oct. 7, 1977 in Miami. She survives him of the home.

He is also survived by: a brother, William Doty of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Elaine Harvey of Wyandotte; Nancy Barber of Peoria; two stepdaughters of Alabama; and several nieces and nephews.