- June 14, 1947 - February 12, 2013
- Coppell, Texas
of Larry's Passing
- In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Cal Farley's, or the charity of your choice. A memorial gift to Cal Farley's is a wonderful way to honor the memory of a family member or friend. Memorial gifts will be acknowledged, upon req
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“Larry will be remembered by former classmates at the Mesquite High School 50 Year Reunion on October 10, 2015. He is missed.
1 of 33 | Posted by: Eileen Thompson - Mesquite, TX
“I join with so many others who knew Larry in offering deepest sympathies on his untimely passing. The measure of a life well lived can be measured by...Read More »
2 of 33 | Posted by: Kimberly Haberman - San Antonio, TX
“We meet Larry last August while searching for a home. We were new to Texas and felt overwhelmed with our move, but the moment we walked into his...Read More »
3 of 33 | Posted by: B. Gauff - Frisco, TX - friend
“Terry I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your beloved husband Larry. I will keep you and your children in my prayers, and may God wrap his arm...Read More »
4 of 33 | Posted by: Charlene Garvin (Gill) Mroz - KY
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I'm so sorry for your loss. May God be with you and your family at this difficult time.
5 of 33 | Posted by: Teresa - Carrollton, TX - Friend
“My deepest sympathy goes out to the Chesier family. I had the privlage of sharing several years with Larry during his Centex tenure. I truly enjoyed...Read More »
6 of 33 | Posted by: Michael Herzog - Coppell, TX
“What a wonderful tribute for a wonderful man. We are so sad for his sudden loss and pray for God's mercy and grace at this difficult time for your...Read More »
7 of 33 | Posted by: Rick and Debbie Giroux - NC
“I am so sorry for your sudden loss of Larry. I am still in shock. I am praying that God will wrap his loving arms around you all during this...Read More »
8 of 33 | Posted by: Pam Perry - Coppell, TX
“To The Cheshier Family,
Please accept my sincere condolences on your loss. During the time Courtney spent with your family, she always remarked at...Read More »
9 of 33 | Posted by: Maureen Pittman - Coppell, TX
When my brother Reid married into your family, we all became family! Your love, sweet spirits, and open arms have been a blessing to...Read More »
10 of 33 | Posted by: Justin and Wendy Brown - CO
“Terry, Adrienne, Jenna, April and Lane
We feel the pain with you of your loss. We pray God will comfort you during this time of suffering. May you...Read More »
11 of 33 | Posted by: Lee Ranck
“Cheshier family, I am so sorry to hear of Larry's passing. Have not seen him since his mother, my aunt passed away.
May God confort you and family in...Read More »
12 of 33 | Posted by: Fern "Stone" Ferrell - Hermitage, AR
“We had known Larry a short time, having met him in October as we looked for a home in Cobb Farm. Larry always greeted us as if he was inviting us...Read More »
13 of 33 | Posted by: Craig and Gaylan Burden - Dallas, TX
“We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
14 of 33 | Posted by: Weeden family - Coppell, TX
“Terry and family,
So sorry for your loss of Larry. He was a very nice guy and a pleasure to be around. You all will always miss him, but in time...Read More »
15 of 33 | Posted by: Margie Friedheim - Irving, TX
“My husband and I worked with Larry for almost a year to find the house of our dreams. I'm sure at tines he felt we would never make a decision, but...Read More »
16 of 33 | Posted by: Liz & Rick Hicks
“Our thoughts and prayers with your family during this most difficult time. May God bless you.
17 of 33 | Posted by: The DeGlandon's/Cobb Farm Resident - TX
“You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers! Larry will be missed by all! Take cDare!
18 of 33 | Posted by: Liz & Rick Hicks
“Terry and the Cheshier Family,
It's been 30+ years since we last crossed paths but I nonetheless share in greiving your tragic loss.
Please take care...Read More »
19 of 33 | Posted by: Barry Connally - Oceanside, CA
“The Cheshier Family,
We are sorry for your loss. Larry has been helping us build a house in Cobb Farm this past year. He was such a nice, genuine...Read More »
20 of 33 | Posted by: Jon Tutt - Frisco, TX
“We are going to greatly miss you!
21 of 33 | Posted by: Gary and Paula Zevenbergen - CO
“Terry & Family -Please know that you are in the hearts of many and we are praying for you all.Karen
22 of 33 | Posted by: Karen Gilbert - Carrollton, TX
“Terry and Cheshier Family,
I am so deeply sorry for your loss. I have only known Larry since July of last year but in that short amount of time but...Read More »
23 of 33 | Posted by: Dona Brown - Frisco, TX - Friend
“If I can do anything for you or your family let me know. You have my prayers and my deepest sympathies Terry. Dona P.
24 of 33 | Posted by: Dona Paust - Bedford, TX
“Terry and family, I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and be with you thru this difficult time.
(I am Larry's cousin on his mother's...Read More »
25 of 33 | Posted by: Nancy Conner - Hodgenville, KY
“Terry, I cannot express how sorry I am to hear about your loss. You always spoke so lovingly about your Larry. I am praying for you and your family....Read More »
26 of 33 | Posted by: Lisa Bohannon - Wylie, TX
“Dear Terry and family,
Larry and I had the pleasure of working together in several communities over the past years with Centex Homes. I got to know...Read More »
27 of 33 | Posted by: Craig Whipple - Dallas, TX
“Dear Terry,The memories of Larry will remain in your heart forever! May God's love bring you comfort and peace during this difficult time. Please...Read More »
28 of 33 | Posted by: Kara Krause - Denton, TX
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
29 of 33 | Posted by: Robert and Patty Unger - Coppell, TX
There are simply no words. My prayers are with you and your kids.
I love you.
30 of 33 | Posted by: Kelly Hughes - Flower Mound, TX
“Terry & Family - Our hearts are breaking with and for you all at this time. Our love and prayers are ascending to God to comfort you all. May you...Read More »
31 of 33 | Posted by: Cindy Testerman - Irving, TX
“Terry and Cheshier Family,
You're all in my thoughts and prayers during this extremely hard time in your lives! May you find peace and comfort.
Terry...Read More »
32 of 33 | Posted by: Susan Green - Irving, TX
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am thinking of you and hope you are able to see the sunshine through your tears as you...Read More »
33 of 33 | Posted by: Gerri Walker - Irving, TX
Larry Thomas Cheshier, 65, beloved husband, father, brother and friend, passed away in his sleep on Tuesday, February 12. He was born in Dallas, Texas, on June 14, 1947, to JT and Allene (Stone) Cheshier. He grew up in Dallas and Mesquite. As a teenager, he worked for Minyard Food Store. He then was employed at First National Bank at One Main Place in downtown Dallas and worked for the Dallas County Sheriff's Department for 10 years, leaving there as a Captain in charge of Personnel. He entered the home building business in the early 1980's, a career that lasted for the next 32 years. Throughout his career he worked for Braewood Homes, Raldon Homes, Vestal Homes, Sanford Homes, David Weekly, Sovereign Homes, Centex, Fox and Jacobs, Pulte, D.R. Horton and most recently with Beazer Homes at Cobb Farm in Frisco. He was the quintessential sales counselor, consistently receiving awards for Salesperson of the Quarter or of the Year. He was a man of honesty and integrity.
Larry enjoyed reading a good novel, cooking, grilling, eating out at El Fenix, and most of all, spending time with his family. He loved anything to do with cowboys (the real ones, not the football team) and westerns – movies, memorabilia, and the Texas Rangers (law enforcement, not the baseball team).
He is survived by his devoted wife of 33 years, Terry Cheshier; children, daughters Adrienne Zevenbergen and husband Reid; Virginia Cheshier; April Prather and husband Michael; and son Lane Cheshier; sister Paulette Davis and husband Mickey; and nieces and nephews.