Lawrence, Richard M. (Whitwell)

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Richard M. Lawrence, 70, of Whitwell, Tennessee, died on Friday Feb. 2, 2013. 

He was a member of Orange Ave. Presbyterian Church in Orlando, Fla., and attended Whitwell Church of God. 

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Lawrence, Whitwell; son, Michael Lawrence, North Carolina; six grandchildren; stepsons, Baxter Caldwell, Whitwell and David Wright, Kingston, Tn. 

Services will be held on Monday, Feb. 4, at 1 p.m. CST in the funeral home chapel with Bishop Clayton Privett officiating. The burial will be in Red Hill Cemetery. 

Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. 

Funeral arrangements are by Reed Funeral Home, Whitwell, Tn. 

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Feb. 3, from 1-8 p.m. CST.



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