Billy Lawrence

Billy Gene Lawrence

January 4, 1940 - December 9, 2019
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Billy Gene Lawrence, 79, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on December 9, 2019.
He was born January 4, 1940, in Jefferson County to Glaucus and Elah Robinson Lawrence.
He received his education from Watson Chapel High School.
He had worked as a carpenter and a mechanic.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Emmer Jean Rushing Lawrence, whom he married on March 13, 1961, in Pine Bluff; his parents; brother Chester Leon Lawrence; sisters, Elah May Gates. Maxine Carter and Beatrice Lorene Andrews.
Survivors include his daughters, Rita Carter of Franklin, Kentucky, Darlene (Bill) McArthur of Conway; a son, William Bryan (Elizabeth) Lawrence of Pine Bluff; a brother, Larry Wendell Lawrence of Pine Bluff; sisters, Emilene Moltz of Sheridan, Anita Beatty of Baton Rouge, Almeda Corder of Sheridan; grandchildren, Chris Chadick, Andrea (Brandon) Wood, Misty Conner, Drew Worthen, Bret Chadick, Destiny Lawrence, Megan Lawrence, and Ryan "Bubba" Lawrence; great-grandchildren, Brayden Turner, Andrew Wood, Alyssa Smith, Peyton Wood, Lauren Chadick and Colton Smith.
Visitation will be Wednesday, 6 to 8 p.m. at Robinson’s.
Funeral services will be Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10 a.m. at Calvary’s Lighthouse with Reverend Sammy Alverson officiating.
Burial will follow at Phillips Cemetery.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors
    807 Cherry Street
    PINE BLUFF, AR 71601
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, December 12, 2019 | 10:00am
    Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:00am
    Calvary's Lighhouse
    8701 Shannon Road
    Pine Bluff, AR 71603
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Phillips Cemetery
    Providence Road
    Pine Bluff, AR
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Rodger Bridges

Posted at 11:53am
To: Larry, Almeda and to the rest of the family I am sorry to hear about the loss of Billy. I will be thinking of you during this most difficult time.

Annette Williams

Posted at 09:52pm
Darlene & Rita I am thinking of you during this time and I am so sorry for your loss sending prayers to you love Annette Via Williams

Shari Adams

Posted at 02:28pm
Darlene, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.

Andrea Wood

Posted at 12:50pm
You will be missed dearly! I love you Papaw!

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