|Birth: ||Sep. 29, 1856|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 1935|
Mrs RM Lawrence, 75 years old, passed away at her home in Hennessey Friday night after a brief illness.
Funeral services were held at the Methodist church Sunday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock, with Rev RL Grant, the pastor, officiating. Interment was made in the Hennessey cemetery.
Six grandchildren of the deceased - Harold Gassaway, Laurence Allan, Vern James, Bunny Brownback, Sam Walton and Clem James - served as pallbears, and a half-dozen granddaughters - Mildred Allan, Winifred Gassaway, Evelyn Brownback, Deloris James, Lorane Garrison and Frances Montgomery - as flower girls.
Mrs Ellen Lawrence was born at Somerset, Ky, Sept 29, 1856, and passed away at Hennessey, Okla, March 27, 1935, at the age of 79 years, 5 months and 28 days. Her husband, RM Lawrence died Nov 18, 1929. Eight children survive both parents: Mrs OP Brownback, of Corbin, Kans; WO James, of Norman, Okla; Mrs Frances Allen, of Tulsa, Okla; Mrs Eva Stock, of Hennessey, Okla; Mrs FF Gassaway, of Clinton, Okla; EJ Lawrence and Mrs Bert Montgomery of Hennessey, Okla; and Mrs TG Walton of Columbia, Mo. They are also survived by 16 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Her grandson, Eugene Lawrence, attending school in Michigan, was unable to be here for the funeral.
She has been a member of the church since early childhood and lived as a consistent Christian.
Obituary provided by R Schultz.
Daniel F. James (1795 - 1879)
Martha Moody Tuttle James (1812 - 1880)
Reuben Moore Lawrence (1854 - 1929)*
Rebecca Lawrence Brownback (1878 - 1961)*
William Otho James (1878 - 1958)*
Frances Ellen Lawrence Allen (1880 - 1953)*
Eva Mae Stock (1883 - 1983)*
Myrtle E. Lawerence Gasaway (1885 - 1981)*
Elmer J Lawrence (1889 - 1941)*
Goldie Lawrence Montgomery (1894 - 1983)*
Nancy Lee Lawrence Walton (1898 - 1950)*
Created by: Gravely and Morticia Di...
Record added: Dec 12, 2012
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