John Lawhorn Dec. 22,1938 ~ Sept. 11,2012

John G. Lawhorn, 73 of Hindsville passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Circle of life Hospice in Springdale. He was born December 22, 1938, the son of Charles Bruce and Ella Mae Groce – Lawhorn. He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Mary Beth Ledford; two brothers and three sisters. Survivors include his wife, Glenna Lawhorn of the home; 2 sons, Wayne Lawhorn of Singer, Texas and Mark Lawhorn and wife Linda of Texas; four brothers, Jim Lawhorn and wife Joyce of Tonitown, Henry Ford and wife Linda of Kingston, Robert Lawhorn and wife Judy of Wesley and Thomas Lawhorn and wife Erma of Huntsville; two sisters, Sue Stephenson and husband Roger of Morrow and Ann Burrow and husband of Barling, Arkansas; three grandchildren and many nieces, nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:00 PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Huntsville.  Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.


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    Joni Green » 11. Sep, 2012

    Iam so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and your family, Rachel.

    Darlene » 12. Sep, 2012

    My Uncle John Worked all the time and on his days off he Enjoyed Fishing. I Love you Uncle John

    Michelle » 12. Sep, 2012

    You will be so missed. Love you Uncle John! Thank you Glenna for everything you have done.

    Ayinde » 08. Oct, 2012

    Oh Suz,I am so sorry for what you are going through. No metatr who they are in our life, losing a family member can be so hard and to have, as always seems to happen adoption crap pile on top of it, just really . . . sucks.I’m thinking of you during this time and wishing I could offer more than simple cyber hugs to get you through!

    Kari Davis & Kaylan M. Loyd » 13. Sep, 2012

    To: Gail, Hope, Parker, Kelly and Family:
    Kaylan and I are sad to hear about the passing of Doug P.

    And for Parker….your Grandpa was your biggest fan… I never heard a story about your baseball career that didn’t include your Grandpa, and how he was a constant presence on and off the field…..I know his physical presence will be sorely missed by you and your family…Always remember…ROOTS AND WINGS….you come from a long line of amazing men…and women in your life…Shine on…he’s watching…and I’m quite sure…the joy you brought to his life won’t ever leave him….he can’t help it if he never stops smiling…Its a Grandparent thing… Love and Hugs all around…Auntie Kari and yur Cuz Kaylan M. Loyd.

    Pattie Shinn » 15. Sep, 2012

    Robert and Judy,
    So sorry for your loss.

    Grant » 08. Oct, 2012

    So sad to hear that on top of the pain of the loss of your father, there is this aodtiidnal pain to bear.I hear adoptive parents say family bonds aren’t made by blood alone a lot. I wish they understood that blood bonds aren’t broken by adoption either.(((((((hugs)))))))