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Larry N. Buckner

August 29, 1947 ~ May 6, 2022 (age 74)


Larry N. Buckner, 74 of Chattanooga, TN passed away Friday, May 6th, 2022.


Larry was born on August 29, 1947 on Laurel Bluff Road in Cleveland, TN. He was the son of the late Henry C. and Mae Bell Swafford Buckner. Larry was a 5 time elected Constable for Bradley County’s 6th District and Benton County Arkansas. He was a Catnapper and Jackson Manufacturing Company driver for many years, as well as J. B. Hunt and P.A.M. Transport in Arkansas. Larry also worked security for Pinkerton’s, Securitas,  Allied Universal, and Walmart.


In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by his siblings, Stella Farmer, Ted T. Buckner, and Grady L. Buckner.


He leaves behind his wife of 56 plus years, Julia; three children: Sean Stephanie, and Sara; 11 grandchildren: Jonathan, Jimmy, Sinnaman, Samantha Mae, Hannah, Hailey Jo, Carlos, Kasey, Jessie, Amber, and Kathleen; 8 great grandchildren; brother, Ted Roberts; and several nieces and nephews.


Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 2pm in the Chattanooga National Cemetery with DJ Carlton officiating.


Condolences may be shared on Larry’s tribute page at


The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 12:30-1:30pm in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, Rossville.


To send flowers to Larry's family, please visit our floral store.


May 11, 2022

12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

Graveside Service
May 11, 2022

2:00 PM
Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN

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