Theron Leslie Lawrence

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Theron Leslie Lawrence, Sr., 59, departed this life on September 2, 2015. Leslie was born April 26, 1956 to the late Louvenia Grant Lawrence and Hildreth G. Lawrence, Sr. He graduated from Putnam County High School in 1976 and joined St. John A.M.E. Church in early adulthood. Leslie was employed at the Enterprise Aluminum Plant in Eatonton, Warren Shield in Conyers, and the City of Eatonton. Leslie was married to a loving wife, Mary Abrams Lawrence who preceded him in death. To this union three children were born; Kimberly Lawrence of Chicago, Illinois, Tracie Lawrence of Eatonton, and Theron Lawrence of Chicago, Illinois. Leslie was preceded in death by his siblings, Gerald and Ardie Lawrence and Jimmy Harrison. He is survived by his sisters Teresa Whitlock (Charles) of Memphis, Tennessee and Mable Rousseau (Ronald) of Cincinnati, Ohio; a brother, Hildreth Lawrence, Jr. of Eatonton; four aunts, Cozette Ruff, Mildred Heath, Deloris Finch of Michigan and George Lee Lawrence of Eatonton; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral Services were held Wednesday, September 9, 11 a.m. at the chapel of Bernard’s Family Funeral Care; Minister Lucille Crawford, Officiating, Reverend Troy Daniels, Eulogist. Interment followed at Eastside Eatonton City Cemetery. Services entrusted to Bernard’s Family Funeral Care, LLC 103 Willie Bailey Street, Eatonton, Georgia 31024, (706) 485-4494 www.bernardsfamilyfuneralcare.com

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