Samuel Lynn Withers, 62, of Lampasas died Sept. 5, 2018 at home, surrounded by his family. Services are pending.

Born in Borger, Texas, he was the son of Earl Dean and Gladys Marie Roachell Withers. He graduated from Lampasas High School in 1974. He retired from the trucking industry.

Mr. Withers enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and family, golfing, and having breakfast with friends at the local cafe. He had a quick wit, a sense of humor and enjoyed a good argument.

He is survived by his children, William Withers (Kristle) and Dusty Hamann (Chad), both of Lampasas, and Greg Withers (Staci) of Von Ormy, Texas; 11 grandchildren; siblings, Donna Laymon (Bobby) of Muskogee, Oklahoma, David Withers (Sharon), Tommy Withers, Katie Withers (Jack) and Ronald Withers (Charme), all of Lampasas, Billy Withers (Charlene) of Gatesville, Linda Spurlin of San Antonio, Charlie Gant (Kay) of Rio Frio, Sandra Roe of Robert Lee, Leasa Arms, Russell Gant and Steven Gant, all of Lampasas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, mother, stepmother, one sister and one brother.

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