He was born on April 4, 1976 in Sullivan, Ind., the son of Kent R. Knowles and Judy M. Brewer. Larry graduated from Union High School and worked as a mechanic at Fast Freddie's in Linton. He loved music and was a softball coach for the Dugger league for 6 years.
Larry is preceded in death by his father; Kent Knowles, grandma; Juanita Knowles, grandpa; Eddie Brewer; and great-grandma Bernice Brewer.
Survivors include his mother; Judy Secrest (companion Pete Ricketts) of Dugger; two daughters; Katie Knowles and Sydney Knowles, both of Dugger; one sister; Dea (Nathan) Fox of Dugger; one brother; Travis (Jennifer) Secrest of Paxton, Ind.; half-sister; Sarah Williford of Terre Haute; grandma, Marilyn Brewer; aunts and uncles; Eileen and Kevin Crowe, Connie and Rod McGhee of Dugger; several nieces and nephews, cousins, Tiffany Moore, Kevin Crowe Jr., Chad and Jeff McGhee.
Larry is also survived by his friend; Candie LaGrand, two step children; Ashtyn and Clay, special friend; Amber and several friends.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Pastor Gary Shaw officiating. Interment will follow in Dugger Cemetery located in Dugger.
Friends may call from noon until 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 5 at Newkirk's Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Newkirk's Funeral Home.