Larry Allen Montooth, of Sweetwater, went to rest on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at 5:30 a.m. He was born on March 4, 1948, at Sweetwater Hospital.

He was an employee at Tate & Lyle for over 30 years. He was a graduate of Loudon County High School, Class of 1966. He held the position of president and vice president of the Valley Cruiser Car Club of Sweetwater for many years.

He was 71 years old.

Preceded in death by: his parents, Homer Allen and Margaret Vareece Montooth; brother, James Edward “Jimmy” Montooth; daughter, Cynthia Renee Montooth.

Survivors include: his son, Greg Montooth, and wife, Patti of Loudon;

Grandchildren, Clay Jenkins, Sydni Vareece and Aaden Robert-Allen Montooth;

Brothers, Wayne Montooth, and wife, Donna, of Sweetwater, Doug Montooth, and wife, Jody, of Sweetwater, Eddie Montooth, and wife, Trudy, of Sweetwater;

Aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

The family received friends from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at Kyker Funeral Homes in Sweetwater. A celebration of Larry’s life followed at 3 p.m. in Kyker’s Chapel, with the Rev. David Largen officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Fender Cemetery Fund c/o 802 Mayes Ave. Sweetwater, TN 37874.

Kyker Funeral Homes in Sweetwater is in charge of arrangements.