Larry A. Litton


(Jan. 4, 2001)

Former Powell resident Larry A. Litton, 63, died Thursday, Jan. 4 in Gainesville, Fla.

He was born April 14, 1937, in Powell. His parents were Arthur G. Litton and Velma Anderson Litton. In 1945, his stepfather and mother, Calvin and Velma Darling, adopted him. He was graduated from Powell High School in 1956. In November, 1956, he enlisted in the U.S. Army for three years.

In August, 1958, he and Joanne Taylor were married in Pittsburg, Pa. Their four children were born in Wyoming. Joanne died in 1995.

In 1961, he began his career with Bell Telephone Co., and in April, 1999, he retired from Bell South. He married Janice Sulcer in St. Augustine, Fla., on Oct. 31, 1998. Survivors include his wife, Janice, of Holly Hill, Fla; his mother, Velma Darling of Powell; his four children, Laurie Szarmack and Kelly Colburn of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Michael Litton of Miami, Fla., and Joseph Litton of Pennsylvania; two sisters, Elieen Nicoll and husband Bruce of Kennewick, Wash., and Vickie Yale and husband Craig of Salt Lake City, Utah; six grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.

No services are planned. Memorials may be made to the American Liver Foundation, Cedar Grove, NJ, or a charity of choice.