We learned today of the death of Sgt. Major Laurence J. “Larry” Ford, USMC (Ret.), 80, of Arapahoe. Our prayers and condolences go out to his family. Funeral services will be held Nov. 28 at 11:00 a.m. at Bryant Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Mike Scott officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park with military honors.