Mr. Larry Elbert Tuggle, age 57, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at his residence. He was born October 28, 1956 in Rockwood, Tennessee. Larry was a member of the Emory Gap Baptist Church in Harriman and was a former longtime member of the Gateway Baptist Church in Rockwood. He was a maintenance employee with Alba Health in Rockwood with over 38 years of service. He enjoyed football, especially the Tennessee Volunteers, and singing. However, that which was most important to him and which he loved the most was his family and his church. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Charles Lemons.
Wife: Brenda Tuggle of Rockwood, TN
Son: Aaron Tuggle of Rockwood, TN
Daughter: Aimee Tuggle & boyfriend, Gerald Howard of Rockwood, TN
Grandson: Arien Tuggle
Parents: Floyd “Pete” & Mary Tuggle of Rockwood, TN
Sister: Janet Ward & husband, Jeff of Rockwood, TN
Brother: Nathan Tuggle & wife, Tammy of Rockwood, TN
Mother-in-law: Betty Lemons of Rockwood, TN
Brothers-in-law & Sisters-in-law: Danny & Tena Lemons of GA
Wayne & Rhonda Lemons of Kingston, TN
Mark Lemons of Rockwood, TN
And several nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives.
The family will receive friends Thursday, December 12, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Gateway Baptist Church; 109 E. Rockwood Street; Rockwood, TN 37854. Funeral services will follow on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. from the Gateway Baptist Church with Bro. Donnie Harvey and Bro. Willard Gunter officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood.