Leonora Driggers Lawrence, 91, of Tallahassee, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013 at Harbor Chase. She was born September 24, 1921 in Hardee County, FL and was a graduate of FSCW in Tallahassee.
She and her late husband, C. M. Lawrence, moved to Quincy, FL in 1984 and started Century 21/Lawrence Realty. After retirement she and Mr. Lawrence moved to Mexico Beach where they resided until his passing. She then moved to Tallahassee with her son, Dr. Jerry Lawrence. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church while she lived in Quincy. More recently, she was a member of the Gray Memorial United Methodist Church in Tallahassee.
She is survived by; her son, Jerry Lawrence, DVM (Michele Hope) of Tallahassee; grandsons, Max Lawrence of San Diego, CA, Roy Lawrence of Brunswick, MD and Philippe Lawrence of Quincy, FL; and great grandsons, Sam and Charlie Lawrence of Brunswick, MD.
Graveside service will be Friday, August 2, 2013, at 10:00 AM at Hillcrest Cemetery, Quincy, FL.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Florida United Methodist Children’s Home, Madison Youth Ranch, 51 Children’s Way, Enterprise, FL 32725. Please designate in the memo section of your check, “In memory of Leonora D. Lawrence.”
Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy, FL, (850) 627-7677, is in charge of arrangements.