March 30, 1918 ~ Feb. 10, 2013

Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 14, 2013, at 2 p.m., at Calvary Bible Church in Centerville for Mr. Amos William Curry, 94, a native of Bayou Chene and longtime resident of Franklin, who passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 10, 2013 at the Franklin Health Care Center. Burial will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. The Rev. Clyde Crappell will officiate the services.

Mr. Amos was a member of the Franklin Lodge #57, F&AM, formerly served as a board member of the Calvary Bible Church in Centerville, and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He retired from Atlantic Richfield Oil & Gas Co. in 1982 after over 30 years of dedicated service.

Survivors include his two children, Lana C. Turner and her husband, Ken, of Smyrna, Georgia and Ronald W. Curry and his wife, Lydia, of Franklin; four brothers, E.J. Curry and his wife, Lettie; Murphy Curry, Alden Curry, and Aubrey (Blackie) Curry and his wife, Virgie, all of Franklin; three sisters, Corrine Curry of Franklin, Freida Larson and her husband, Eldridge, of New Iberia and Vivian Adams and her husband, Bill, of Lafayette; three grandchildren, Shane Curry, Michelle C. Domingue and Brooke T. Apodaca; six great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, step grandchildren and step great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Pearl Theriot Curry; his parents, Edwin W. Curry and Julia Allen Curry; three brothers, Evan Curry, Floyd Curry and Jack Curry; three sisters, Goldie Snellgrove, Florence Allen and Alvenia Carline.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday at Calvary Bible Church, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 2 p.m.

Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. of Franklin.

(Paid Obituary)

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