Larry Legate, 71, of Mineola, TX passed away on January 14, 2018 in Mineola. He was born on July 31, 1946 in Paris, TX to the late Billy and Rosalie Legate. M. Legate served honorably in the US Navy for 2 tours during the Vietnam war. He was a member of the VFW post #7523 in Mineola.
He is survived by his loving wife of 21 years, Barbara; two sons, Brian Starnes and wife Carrie of Winter Springs, FL, Chris Starnes and wife Brooks of Tyler, TX; daughter, Becky Thompson and husband Jason of Hillsborough, NJ; sister, Dawn Oats and husband George of Clarksville, TX and ten grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 6 pm - 8 pm at Beaty Funeral Home, Mineola. Graveside service will be at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mineola on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:30 am with Bro. Ray Dillen officiating.
In lieu of flowers, family request donations to be made to the Wounded Warriors program.