David Lawrence

Thursday, June 3, 2004

SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- David M. Lawrence, 80, of Sedgewickville died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at his home.

He was born June 14, 1923, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, son of William R. and Bertha Nichols Lawrence. He and Gladys Bollinger were married Dec. 25, 1958, at Crystal City, Mo.

Lawrence retired from Perryville Machine Shop in 1980. He was also a farmer and mechanic.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

Survivors include a son, Dunstan Lawrence of Sedgewickville; a daughter, Master Sgt. Shannon Lawrence of Charleston, S.C.; a brother, Glenn Lawrence of Brush, Colo.; a sister, Zelpha Hatfield of Buffalo, Mo.; and two grandsons.

He was preceded in death by three sisters.

Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Lloyd Bollinger and James Brice officiating.