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Larry Walters, 73, Taylor County, KY (1943-2016)

He was a member of Zion Separate Baptist Church and had worked as a van driver for Taylor Regional Hospital for several years. He was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. His wife Diane Shofner Walters, survives. He leaves 12 direct living descendants.
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Larry Walters, age 73, of Milbys Lane, Campbellsville, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at his residence after an illness.

Funeral services for Mr. Larry Walters will be held at 12pmNoonCT/1pmET, Saturday, August 20, 2016, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Chapel, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. Rhonda Arnett and Bro. Mike Gribbins officiating. Burial will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 700 Old U.S. 68, Campbellsville, KY. The family request visitation 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, August 19, 2016, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

Serving as pallbearers are Troy Walters, Trent Walters, Jason Gabbert, Josh Gabbert, Rusty Shofner and Chris Howell. Honorary pallbearers will be the Zion Separate Baptist Church Men's Sunday School Class.

Larry Walters, 73, Taylor County, KY (1943-2016)

Larry was born January 26, 1943 in Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late James Edward and Mattie Lou Pierce Walters. He died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, in Campbellsville, KY, at the age of 73 years, six months, and 22 days.

Besides his brother he was preceded in death by a brother Robert Walters.

He is survived by:
  • His wife: Diane Shofner Walters of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three daughters and their spouses: Mia and Kevin Milby, Tonya and Chris Gupton and Amanda and Ty Thompson all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Six grandchildren, Campbellsville, KY

  • Two great-grandchildren, Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother and his wife: Eddie and Linda Walters

  • One sister-in-law: Carolyn Walters, Campbellsville, KY

  • One special cousin and his wife; Ray and Brenda Pierce of Pensacola, Florida

  • Several other relatives

  • and a host of friends
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Hosparus of Central Kentucky and can be made at the funeral home.

Send condolences to the family of Larry Walters

The Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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