MINEOLA-Funeral services for L.J. Hartley, 89, Mineola, were held March 29 at Beaty Funeral Home, Mineola. Burial followed at Cottonwood Cemetery in Alba.
Mr. Hartley died March 24, 2017 in Mineola. He was born December 22, 1927, in West Blocton, Alabama to the late Jerome and Mary Hartley. He was a member of the Mineola Masonic Lodge #502.
He was preceded in death by his brother, JW Hartley and a sister, Laura Creech.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Mary Hartley; three sons, Jimmy Hartley, Waterloo, Iowa, Eugene Hicks, Alba, Larry Hartley, Mineola; daughter, Kay Withrow, Alba; 11 grandchildren and 19 grandchildren.