Walt Forshee, age 56, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 4:51 a.m. at The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

Arrangements were under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home. Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 3 at First Baptist Church in Franklin with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

Walt was born July 23, 1962 in Franklin, to the late James Walter Forshee and Ola Mae Hicks Forshee. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Doris Forshee Burysek.

Walt is survived by his daughter, Haley Danehy (Sean) of Bowling Green; two grandchildren, Silas and Ola James Danehy, and two brothers Jackie Forshee (Jane) and Buddy Forshee (Nancy) all of Franklin.

Walt was self employed and owner of Walt Forshee Roofing, a former scout for the Pittsburg Pirates, and was a member of the Franklin Country Club.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Online condolences may be made at www.gilbertfhonline.com.