Larry H. Brasure, 79

Larry H. Brasure, 79, of Selbyville, Del., died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md.

Brasure had been a USDA poultry inspector, retiring after 25 years. He was a member of Sound United Methodist Church in Williamsville and had been treasurer there for 40 years. He was a charter member of Selbyville Elks Lodge 2173 and Commander of the American Legion Post 39 in Selbyville. He was a Marine Corps veteran.

Brasure was preceded in death by his parents, James L. and Cecile (Hudson) Brasure. He is survived by his wife, Achsah D. Brasure of Selbyville; sons, David L. Brasure, and Darryl W. Brasure, both of Selbyville; brothers, Wade Brasure of Gumboro, James Brasure of Frankford and Carroll Brasure of Selbyville; and four grandchildren, Amber, Lindsey, Justin and Leah Brasure.

A funeral service was scheduled for Dec. 13, 2010, with burial in Roxana Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sound United Methodist Church; 35131 Lighthouse Rd.; Selbyville, DE 19975; or Roxana Vol. Fire Co., 35943 Zion Church Rd.; Frankford, DE 19945.