|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1915|
|Death: ||May 30, 2006|
Manuel "Jim" Lawrence, A resident of Zachary, he died at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, May 30, 2006, at Lane Regional Medical Center, Zachary. He was 91 and a U.S. Army veteran.
Miller & Daughter Mortuary, Edward Green Chapel, Zachary, in charge of arrangements.
Visiting at Beech Grove Baptist Church, North La. 68, Jackson, service, conducted by the Rev. Perry A. Battley. Interment in the church cemetery.
He is survived by two daughters, Shirley M. Paul and husband Eddie of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Iona L. Veal and husband the Rev. Lafayette, Zachary; daughter-in-law, Sarah Lawrence, Sebastopol, Calif.;
three grandsons whom he reared, Darryl Lawrence and wife Jocelyn, Zachary, Manuel Lawrence and wife Nelda, Miami, and Reginald T. Lawrence, Santa Rosa;
sister, Mable Franklin, Baton Rouge;
three brothers, Miles Lawrence and wife Mary, Pinky Lawrence and wife Mary, and Henry Lawrence, all of Baton Rouge;
16 grandchildren, granddaughter-in-law, Alfreda J. Dixon, Zachary; 34 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his wife, Lola Lawrence; son, Lamon Lawrence Sr.; granddaughter, Cynthia Marie Lawrence; six sisters and seven brothers.
He was a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church deacon ministry.
Published in The Advocate from June 8 to June 9, 2006
Beech Grove Cemetery
East Feliciana Parish
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