William H. Lawrence (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. -Mr. William H. Lawrence, 61, entered into rest Thursday, May 5, 2011 at his residence. Graveside services will be held Monday, May 9, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Walker Memorial Park with Reverend Dr. J. R. Hatney officiating. Mr. Lawrence was a 1968 graduate of Lucy C. Laney High School and served in the U. S. Army for twelve years. He leaves to cherish his memories: daughter, Claudia (George) Oliphant; step son, Cornell McCloud I; grandchildren, Cordell Wallace, FranShay McCloud, Destiny Harris and Cornell McCloud, II, all of Augusta, GA; sister, Vicky (Gilbert) Grier, Augusta, GA; six aunts, one uncle, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends at their homes (today). W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com/obits

The Augusta Chronicle-May 8, 2011