Lawrence V. Marshall, Sr., M.D., 80, of Floyd, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2015. He was a native of Floyd County. He graduated from Willis High School and Virginia Tech. He received a Master of Education from UVA and a MD degree from UVA also. He practiced family medicine in Floyd starting in 1965 and retired December 1, 2014.
He loved the Lord, his family, his church family and his patients. Serving Floyd county as a physician was a great honor. He and his family had wonderful support from so many people and their help was greatly appreciated.
His surviving family include his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth Marshall; daughter, Dr. Carol E. Marshall, of Colorado; sons, Lawrence V. Marshall, Jr, of Cebu, Philippines, Lorenzo (Loren) Marshall of Floyd;grandchildren, Nathaniel Marshall Leech, Lyanna Marshall, Liam Marshall; great grandsons, Levi James Marshall and William Lawrence Marshall.
Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren with Rev. Marvin Wade officiating with interment in the Beaver Creek Cemetery. Family will receive friends 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren.
Flowers are appreciated or memorial may be made to Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren Benevolence Fund.