Larry Knotts

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Entered into Rest

August 5, 2017

Larry Knotts, 71 of Mechanicsburg, passed away Saturday, August 05, 2017 in his home surrounded by his loving family.
Larry was born June 24, 1946 in Bellefontaine, Ohio. He attended Triad High School. Larry retired after 45 years with Taylor Manufacturing as Plant Manager/Machinist. Some of Larry's greatest passions included shooting sporting clays with his son, Mark, his grandsons and friends, reloading, hunting, tractor pulls, bowling and trips to the casino. Most of all he loved spending time with his family.
Larry is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sandy Knotts; children, Laura (Duane) Bostick, Denise Knotts, Deborah Knotts, and Mark Knotts; grandchildren, Deven (Joey) Dixon, Zach Bostick, Seige Bostick, Coy Knotts, Harley Horch, Tyler Miller, Preston Collier, and Ashley (Mike) Taylor; great grandchildren, Dreyton, Rhyli, Avaley, Huck, Ariana; brothers, Jerry Knotts and Mike (Tina) Knotts; sisters, Joanne (Donald) Barger and Barbara (Gene) Herron; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Romola (Roush) Knotts his brother, Richard Knotts; his sister, Sara Miller and a niece, Christy Knotts.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m., Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON funeral home, Mechanicsburg, Ohio.
Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the funeral home with Pastor Kenny Cordell officiating. Burial will follow in Kingscreek Cemetery.
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