Larry Slade Cromer

January 28, 1967 - July 22, 2022

01/28/1967 - 07/22/2022

Past Services

Tuesday July 26, 2022
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions
Tuesday July 26, 2022
11:00 am
Forest Lawn Funeral Memorial Park
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Larry Slade Cromer, 55, of Hendersonville, passed away unexpectedly on July 22, 2022. Born in Mount Vernon, KY, he was the son of Dale and Lula Strahm.

Larry was a devoted family man who loved his wife, children, and grandchildren greatly. He was someone who would help anyone who needed it. In his spare time, he enjoyed riding his motorcycle and working on cars. He was passionate about animals as well.

Larry is survived by his wife of 15 years, Penny Cromer; his sons: Ethan Cromer (Joy), Dylon Cromer (Kaley), Chris Bradley (Brittany), and Tyler Bradley (Savannah); his grandchildren: Slade, Sawyer, Luke, Scarlett, Barrett, and baby Bradley; his mother, Lula Strahm; his mother-in-law, Shelby Rathburn; his sisters: Lora Phillips (Kevin), Lesa Towe (James), and Lana Cromer; his brother, Shane Strahm (Charity); his sister-in-laws: Pam, Paulette (Tony); his brother-in-law, Brian (Earin); many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog Hatchi.

Larry is predeceased by his father, Dale Strahm, and his father-in-law, Paul Rathburn.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, July 26th at 11:00am at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends prior to the service in the Chapel at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.

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Robin Hensley
1 year ago

So very sad for Larry’s passing. My thoughrs and prayers are with this wonderful family in this time of sorrow.

Darrell Shipman
1 year ago

I worked with Larry for years and I’m heartbroken to just hear the news. He was as good as they come. My prayers are with all of the family. Rest In Peace my friend.

Martha Smith
1 year ago

So sorry for your loss. Sorry I cannot attend today although I wish that I could. God bless

Erlene Rawson
1 year ago

May GOD bless y ou

May GOD bless all of you during this time.Larry and Peggy have always been very special to me.Enjoyed seeing you at the family gatherings.

Velez Logan
1 year ago

Penny, I’m very sorry to hear about the passing of Larry and may God be with you and your family during this time of bereavement and y’all have my condolences my friend.

Rosemary C.
1 year ago

I worked with Larry and he was one of the kindest and gentlest of souls I’ve met. I will miss him and his sense of humor.

Robert Stine
1 year ago

Larry has been my friend and my coworker for just a few months but I feel he has been my friend my whole life.
If something was broken I could count on Larry to fix it.
Larry reach down from heaven and please fix all the broken hearts that you leave behind.

Katie Stepheson
1 year ago

So sorry for your loss. Penny your in my thoughts and prayers.

Robert Chappelear Jr
1 year ago

We are so sorry to hear of Larry’s passing. Your family is in our prayers, Rob & Brenda Chappelear

Wanda Lee
1 year ago

Sorry for your loss. Look to God and he will comfort you and give you peace. Love and Prayers, Wanda Lee