~ IN MEMORY ~
NWA Capt. Lawrence ‘Larry’ H. Smalley
March 24, 1941 - September 26, 2014
Notification with the passing of retired NWA pilot Captain Lawrence H. Smalley, age 73. Captain Smalley joined Northwest Airlines 06-06-1966 and retired with Northwest in 2001 at the mandatory age 60. Captain Smalley’s obituary notes that he is survived by his wife Janice Cox.
To view/sign the online guestbook please visit the funeral home website at http://www.mmsfuneralhomes.com/ (note....their website currently shows a date of birth discrepancy) Services for Captain Smalley will be held tomorrow morning in Claremore OK with visitation this evening. To the best of my knowledge, personal condolences may be sent to the family at
20684 E. 410 Road , Chelsea OK 74016-3227 ... (918) 341-1168
~ Carol for the PCN
Memorial blogspot http://pcnflightwest.blogspot.com/
Lawrence "Larry" Smalley: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Claremore Daily Progress, The (OK) - Sunday, September 28, 2014
Deceased Name: Lawrence "Larry" Smalley
Funeral service for retired airline Captain, Lawrence "Larry" Smalley, will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 at House of Prayer Holiness Church, north of Claremore. Burial will follow at Washington Cemetery under the direction of MMS-Payne Funeral Home. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Monday, Sept. 29 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.; family will receive visitors from 6-8. Larry went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 at the age of 73.
Larry was born on March 24, 1941 in Powell, Wyo., to Wayland Eli and Barbara (Barkwell) Smalley. Captain Larry Smalley retired from Northwest Airlines in 2001. He continued his involvement with breeding and raising thoroughbred race horses and custom hay bailing until health challenges forced him to retire once again in August of this year.
He is preceded in death by his parents, former wife Carol Smalley and his sister-in-law, Kathy Smalley. Larry is survived by his wife Janice Cox of the home; his brother Myron Smalley of Riverton, Wyo.; his sons and daughters-in-law Wayland and Marci Smalley of Chelsea, Jeff and Sandy Smalley of Olympia, Wash., and Niel Clark of Billings, Mont.; his step-daughter, Lynda Rice of Claremore and step-son, Martin Rice of Jacksonville, N.C.; his grandchildren Rachael and Nathan; his step-grandchildren Alanna, Jess and Benjamin; his step-great grandchildren Aiden and Dani.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to your favorite charity in Larry's name. Leave you memories of Larry and view his tribute at www.mmsfuneral homes.com
Smalley, Lawrence H. "Larry": Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Tulsa World (OK) - Saturday, September 27, 2014
Deceased Name: Smalley, Lawrence H. "Larry"
73, retired Northwest Airlines pilot, died Friday. Visitation 1-8 p.m. Monday, MMS-Payne Funeral Home, and service 10 a.m. Tuesday, House of Prayer Holiness Church.