Larry Ray Tyler: Longs

1947 – 2018

     Larry Ray Tyler of Longs passed away on Thursday, March 1, at his home. He was 70.

     Mr. Tyler was born April 12, 1947 in Conway, son of the late Rev. Norman Emmett Tyler and the late Mary Jane Barnhill Tyler. Mr. Tyler worked as an equipment designer and was a member of Living Water Baptist Church.

     Survivors include his wife, Carole Cox Tyler of Longs; two sons, Wendell Tyler and Derek Buffkin and wife, Dana all of Loris; daughter, Jeannie Tyler Fox of Loris; his brother, Ronald Tyler and wife, Pat of Hickory; two sisters, Pearl Shelley of Loris and Gloria Speer of Dallas, Georgia; six grandchildren, Russell Tyler and wife, Elizabeth, Grace Tyler, Cora Fox, Kale Buffkin, Ashlyn Buffkin and Rori Buffkin.

     Mr. Tyler was predeceased by two brothers, Hoyt Tyler and Michael Tyler.

     Funeral services were planned for 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4, at Living Water Baptist Church with Pastor Lebron Crisp and Dr. John Goudelock officiating, committal services following at Cane Branch Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned for the hour preceding the service at Living Water Baptist Church.

     Memorials may be made to Living Water Baptist Church Men’s Ministry, 1569 Hwy. 9 East, Longs, SC 29568.

     A guest register is available here.