Lawrence "Larry" J. Franck, retired attorney, of Madison, died on Aug. 4, 2014.

Services were held Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at St. Andrew's Cathedral followed by interment in the St. Andrew's Columbarium. L

arry Franck was born on Sept. 10, 1931, in Vicksburg to Charles E. and Angela H. Franck. He graduated from St. Aloysius High School in 1949 and from the University of Mississippi in 1953. Upon graduating from Ole Miss, Larry entered the Army, serving as a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne Division. Larry graduated from Ole Miss Law School and became a member of the Butler, Snow, O'Mara, Stevens & Cannada law firm, with whom he practiced until his retirement in 2000. He was a member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Charles, and his sister Marilyn Hoseman.

Larry is survived by his wife, Dorothy W. Franck, daughter Alicia Franck of Atlanta; daughter Angela Franck Simpkins (Kelly) of Madison; and son Lawrence W. Franck (Cathy), of Brookhaven and five grandchildren.

Memorials be made to St. Andrew's Cathedral, Jackson, MS or Hospice Ministries, Ridgeland.