Oct. 25, 1954-July 29, 2021

A funeral service honoring the life of Donny Joe Lawrence, 66, was at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1 at Kilpatrick’s Rose-Neath Funeral Home Coushatta Chapel with Bro. Harry Bamburg and the Rev. McKee Williams officiating. Interment followed in Holley Springs Cemetery, Coushatta.

Donny was born Oct. 25, 1954, to Jimmie “Bud” and Sammie Lawrence. He was a member of Holley Springs Southern Methodist Church.

Donny is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Sam Lawrence and Ronny Lawrence.

Those left behind to cherish his memories are his daughters, Sarah Jones and husband Joseph, Margaret Crumpton and husband Dennis, and Meloni Bolyer and husband Adam; sisters, Rose Lawrence, Jamie Lawrence, and Mary Ann Longino and husband Mark; grandchildren, Joseph, Christopher, Alexandra, Amber, Cadence, Callum and Lily; great-grandson, Wren; special nephew, Jeremy Lawrence; nieces, Allison and Amanda; nephews, Daniel and Steven; and great niece, Avery.

Honoring Donny as pallbearers were Joseph Jones, Dennis Crumpton, Adam Bolyer, Jeremy Lawrence, Steven Longino and Joseph Bradley.

Honorary pallbearers were Kenny Thomas and Tommy Neal.