Stanley Robert Lawrence, II - The Mena Star: Obituaries

Stanley Robert Lawrence, II

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 2:41 pm

Stanley Robert Lawrence, II age 79 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Wednesday December 6, 2017 in Mena.

Stanley was born in Baltimore, Maryland on January 14, 38 to the late Stanley Lawrence, Sr. and the late Maude Besaw Lawrence. He was married to Constance Francis Baker Lawrence. Stanley truly enjoyed playing bluegrass and country music with friends at the Daisy Room and the local nursing homes for entertainment of people. One of his hobbies was writing songs and music.  Stanley was a true-life troubadour and enjoyed life.  Above all he loved and enjoyed his family and friends. Stanley was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and friend. He will be dearly missed by all.

He is survived by his wife, Constance Francis Lawrence of the home; sons, Stanley Lawrence, III and wife Candy of Artemas, Pennsylvania,  Joseph Lawrence of Glen Burnie, Maryland, Charles Lawrence of Maryland; daughters, Rose Ridemour of Marylan,  Robin Rennix and husband Derrick of Ridgley, West Virginia, Alecia Neil and husband Lenny of Benton, Maryland, Vicki Williams and husband Dustin of Dustin of Clearville, Pennsylvania; brother, Phillip Lawrence; sister, Sandra Butterfield;  numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, Wayne Lawrence, Donnie Lawrence, and Louie Lawrence.

Funeral service was held Friday, December 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel with Jonathan Crouch officiating.  Interment followed in the Old Dallas Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena. Visitation was held at 1:00 p.m. prior to funeral service at Beasley Wood.  

More about