Born in St. Louis on February 23, 1960, he was the son of the late Edward Lee Lawrence and Mabel (Starnes) Lawrence. On May 3, 1980, in Malden he was united in marriage to Elaine White, who survives of the home in Campbell.
Also surviving are two sons, Lee Lawrence and wife, Amanda, of Bernie and Jesse Lawrence and wife, Kasey of Malden; one brother, James Lawrence of Malden, one sister, Sharron McCrackin of Newark, and two grandchildren, Ryan Lawrence and Taylor Lawrence, both of Bernie.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ronnie Lawrence.
Visitation was held Tuesday, July 10, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be conducted today, Wednesday, July 11, at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Rick Womack officiating. Burial with Military Rites will be in Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.