Lawrence Largent


Lawrence "Larry" Largent, PhD., age 78, passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2018.

Larry was born on June 6, 1940 in Mauldin, Missouri.

Larry graduated from Ball State University with a PhD. in Psychology. He proudly served his country as a Captain in the United States Air Force, serving during Vietnam and earning the Bronze Star. In his spare time, he enjoyed his stamp collection, reading books and was very interested in UFOs.  He watched Ancient Aliens religiously on television. He loved his country and his family with all his being. 

Larry is preceded in death by his father, Carl Largent, and his mother, Ruby Roberson Largent.

Survivors include his loving wife of fifty-three years, Caroline Largent; daughters, Brenda Kay (David) Pavlovitch, Michelle (Todd) Cook; grandchildren, Alee Turner, Rachel Cook and Ethan Cook; four great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Lawrence, Pixie and August; sisters, Rebecca Kelly, Mary Hancock and Sue Hollifield; several nieces and nephews. 

Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from four o'clock in the afternoon until seven on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Owen Funeral Home.

Interment will be held at a later date at the GA National Cemetery with military honors.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Larry's honor to the Wounded Warrior Project at

Please visit to post tributes and sign the on-line register. 

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA 30120 has charge of the arrangements.