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Richard Lewis Van Horn

December 15, 1952 ~ February 7, 2024 (age 71) 71 Years Old


Richard Lewis Van Horn, age 71 of Griffin, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at Brightmoor Hospice.
Richard was born in Atlanta, Georgia on December 15, 1952. He is preceded in death by his wife, Kathy Watts Van Horn; parents, J.H. Van Horn, and Sara Elizabeth Timbs Van Horn; brother, Jimmy Van Horn. Richard was a National Guard Military Police Officer for 6-8 years and he served as a police officer for Clayton County Police Department for 17 years. 
Survivors include his children, Scott (Catherine) Van Horn, Beth (Jason) Ivie, Jeremy Cox (Terry Huffman), April (Dwaine) Berry, Brittany Cox; 19 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren;  sisters in law, Bobbie Jean Frost, Cynthia (Steve) Whitlock; 5 nieces;  3 nephews; 4 great nieces; 7 great nephews. 
A visitation will be on Saturday, February 10, 2024 from 3:30 pm until 5:00 pm. At Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Following the visitation, a memorial service will be conducted in the Chapel with Dr. Mark Medlin officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Conner-Westbury Funeral Home to assist in the funeral expenses.

Click here to view a webcast of the service on 2/10/2024 at 04:55 PM, Eastern Standard Time.

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February 10, 2024

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Conner-Westbury Funeral Home
1891 West McIntosh Road
Griffin, GA 30223

February 10, 2024

5:00 PM to TBD
Chapel of Conner-Westbury Funeral Home
1891 W. McIntosh Rd.
Griffin, GA 30223

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1891 W. McIntosh Rd.
Griffin, GA 30223


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