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Larry "Pops" Watts August 1, 1944 - June 15, 2017 Larry "Pops" Watts passed away peacefully at his home on June 15, 2017, at the age of 72. Larry was born in San Francisco, CA to Alvin and Viola Watts. He was raised in Salinas, CA. Larry proudly served in the U.S. Navy from 1962 to 1965. He worked for the next 35 years as a truck driver and owner of Ol' Andy's Corner and T's Cocktails. Larry's passions were family, friends and bikes! Larry was preceded in death by his parents Alvin and Viola Watts, as well as his brother Gerald Watts. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Lorna Watts and their children David Watts, Kristi Watts-McArthur, Sandi Pinedo, Tom Cruz and Leslie Watts, 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.... and his dog "Little Girl". He is also survived by brothers, Bob Watts and Wayne Watts. Viewing will be Friday, June 23rd at 9am, with services to start at 10am at Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson, CA. A celebration of Larry's life will take place immediately following the funeral services at Modesto VFW Post 3199 Hall located at 2801 W. Hatch Road, Modesto, CA. The family requests casual dress as Larry was a simple man. Donations can be made in leiu of flowers to VFW Post 3199, Modesto, CA. Attn: Parking Lot Fund. -