LILBOURN -- Jearl Lee Lawrence, 66, died Nov. 3, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
He was born June 15, 1942, in Appleton, Ark., to the late Mort and Opal Lawrence.
On Feb. 16, 1968, in Lilbourn, he married Sue Tindle, and she survives of the home.
Besides his wife, he is survived by; one daughter and son-in-law, Dena and Craig Turley of Lilbourn; two brothers, Charles Lawrence of Alexandria, Va., and Glen Lawrence of Flint, Mich.; and three sisters, Estelle Duvall of Oak Grove, Ark., Lavern Moore of Gideon and Helen Tripp of Bon Terre; four grandchildren, Kaleigh Turley, Maria Turley, Austin Turley of Lilbourn and Steffany Turley of St. Louis; and one great-granddaughter, Morgan Leighann Freeman of Lilbourn.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert Lawrence, Rayburn Lawrence and L.D. Lawrence.
Visitation for family only was from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at Richards Funeral Home Inc. in Lilbourn.
A graveside service followed at 11 a.m. at Mounds Park Cemetery near Lilbourn with the Rev. Bill Reed officiating.