Airman First Class Dayvon Reginald Larry age 31 of Panama, City and formally of Malone, FL passed away Monday April 10th in Panama City Beach, FL. Funeral services will be held 12 Noon Saturday April 22nd at Friendship Baptist Church located 5507 Friendship Church Road Malone, FL with Pastor Nash Willis, Reverend Orenza Waddell, and Chaplain Captain Abdel A. Barka officiating. Interment will follow in the Snowhill Cemetery located 5695 Snowhill Road in Malone, FL with Military Honors and with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, FL directing. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday April 21st at Shira Sr. and Chelcie Memorial Chapel located 5304 Bowden Hill Road Campbellton, FL. Airmen First Class Dayvon Reginald Larry was born on August 23, 1991 in Nuremberg, Germany to the late Johnny Larry, Jr. and Lillie Bell Larry. He accepted Christ at the age of nine at the House of Faith in Malone, Florida. Dayvon graduated from Malone High School in May 2009. He received an Associate’s Degree from Chipola College and received his Pharmacy Technician Certification from Fortis College.
In January 2022, Dayvon Larry enlisted into the United States Airforce. He served at Tyndall Air Force Base as Airman First Class Larry and was a member of the 325th Security Forces Squadron. A1C Larry, as he was known on base, served with compassion in heart and dedication in spirit. He had such a passion for the youth and the best interest of all his fellow Airmen he served with.
He was a kind, loving, smart, and a young determined man who always had a beautiful smile that lit up the room. He was a great son and brother to his family. His Life motto is “A man without a plan is nothing. His other life motto was, “Everyone has a purpose in life, and if you keep living you will find yours”.
Dayvon was preceded in death by his Father, the late Johnny Larry Jr.
Dayvon Larry passed away leaving such a wonderful legacy for his family, friends, fellow Airman and the youth. He leaves behind to cherish his memory: His Mother: Lillie Bell Larry Siblings: Mellondia Hemphill, Christopher Larry (Yolanda), Shawna Larry and Tameka Williams (Maurice). Nieces: Nyomi Hemphill, Deja Preston and Destiny Larry. Nephews: Joshua Hemphill, Josiah Hemphill, Jonathan Hemphill, Dominic Larry and Elijah Larry. Great Niece: Amani Howard, Great nephew: Amari Howard, and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, fellow airmen and friends.