Plymouth grad, decorated officer Larry Tibbetts dies
SAN ANTONIO, TX - One of Plymouth and Marshall County’s most distinguished natives has died at age 79.
Major General Larry N. Tibbetts - a 1952 graduate of Plymouth High School and honored as the school’s first member in the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame - died in San Antonio, TX on Oct. 14 after a battle with lung cancer.
General Tibbetts was born in Trenton, Mo. in 1934 and spent his school years in Plymouth. He was a three sport athlete at Plymouth High School, participating in baseball, basketball and football.
For more on Tibbetts' career, read today's edition of the Pilot News.