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Walter Andrew Lawhorn

April 3, 1944 ~ August 7, 2019 (age 75)

LAWHORN, Walter Andrew, 75, of Spring Hill, Florida, died Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at his home.

He was born April 3, 1944 in Canton, Massachusetts and came to the area 32 years ago from New Jersey. He was a United States Navy Vietnam War veteran and a mechanical contractor in the air conditioning industry. He was a parishioner of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. 

He is preceded in death by his daughter, Taryn Slingerland.  He is survived by his sons: Walter S. Lawhorn and Craig Lawhorn, both of New Jersey; daughter: Kellianne Goodnight of Georgia; brother: Warren Lawhorn and sister: Lois Rowan, both of Georgia; his best friend: Thomas Zarnoch; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2:00-4:00pm, Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel, with Navy Military Honors at 4:00pm.

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