Funeral services for Lawrence “Axe” Storey, age 86 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 12 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Ward officiating. Burial will follow in Shiloh Cemetery. Mr. Storey passed away Friday at his residence.
A native of Lincoln County, Mr. Storey was the son of the late Jones Calvin and Annie Hencie Stevenson Storey. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, retired from Ryder as a mechanic and was a member of the Fayetteville First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include three sons Tony Storey and wife Laverne of Fayetteville, Paul Storey and wife Kym of Fayetteville, and Todd Storey and wife Jill of Fayetteville, grandchildren Curtis Storey, Monica Guthrie, Alicia Storey, Ashton Storey, Cortney Storey and one great grandchild Lawrence Asa-Gray Guthrie.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 10-12 p.m at Higgins Funeral Home.