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Willie Lawrence, Sr.

May 14, 1927 — January 4, 2021

Mr. Willie Lawrence, Sr., age 93, of 5204 Little Farm Road, Elm City, North Carolina transitioned from labor to reward on Monday, January 4, 2021.  A graveside service will be held Friday, January 15, 2021 at 12 noon at Sandhills Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake, North Carolina.The Rev. Reginald T. Byrden will officiate.  

Left to cherish loving memories are his daughter, Beverly L. Budden of Sumter, SC; his sons, Willie Lawrence, Jr. (Gina) of Elm City, NC and Ronnie G. Lawrence of Sumter, SC;  fifteen grandchildren, forty-six great grandchildren, eleven great-great grandchildren, two sisters-in-law, Mildred E. Byrden of Sumter, SC and Earlene Lawrence of Jacksonville, FL; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  They may also be sent by email to

Professional and caring services have been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend," of Wilson, North Carolina.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Friday, January 15, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery

8220 Bragg Blvd, Spring Lake, NC 28390

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