Larkin A. Woolfrey died at the age of 65 surrounded by family and friends on Thursday, June 7, 2012, at the University of Virginia Transitional Care Hospital. He was born on January 25, 1947, in Orange, Virginia, to the late Larkin A. Woolfrey Sr.
Larkin is survived by his step father, James Davis and his mother, Earlene Davis of Crozet.
He is also survived by his loving wife, Linda Thomas Larkin (Class of 1967) from Crozet. She was his best friend, soul mate and caregiver. They were married for 31 years of May 23, 2012.
His is also survived by three sisters, Priscilla Bowman and her husband, Gary, of Ruckersville, Judy Steele of Palm Beach, Florida, and Rebecca "Becky" Davis of Richmond; two brothers, Billy Davis and his wife, Jenny, of Afton, and Mike Davis and his wife, Karen, of Crozet; three nephews, Troy Zeller, Mike Davis and Cody Davis; four nieces Wendy Zeller, Gabrielle Chavigny, Krissy Strickler and Ashley Moore; four great-nieces, Taylor, Briana, Hayley, Hannah; a great-niece to be born in September; and a great-nephew, Aidan.
Larkin attended Mount Moriah United Methodist Church in White Hall. He loved attending the Friendship Sunday School Class.
Larkin loved the simple things in life: going out to eat with his wife and family, spending time at home with his wife and his little four legged buddy Jazzie. Jazzie passed away on June 1, 2012. Larkin loved country music, blue grass, gospel music. His favorite muscle car was the Pontiac GTO.
Some of the best years of Larkin's life were following his nephew Cody in sports. He loved attending and watching Cody play football, basketball and baseball.
His wife and family would like to thank all the doctors and staff at the University of Virginia Transitional Care Hospital for the excellent care and friendship during the past four months of Larkin's life. A special thank you to Tracy Barnett for taking care of our little dog Jazzie for the past five months.
Larkin is loved very much and will be greatly missed!
A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, at Mount Moriah United Methodist Church with Pastor Won Un officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Moriah Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday, June 10, 2012, at the Teague Funeral Home.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Mount Moriah United Methodist Church General Fund, 4524 Garth Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901 or to the Charlottesville Albemarle S.P.C.A, P.O. Box 7047, Charlottesville, VA 22906.
Please visit Larkin's page on the In Memory section of the Alumni website.