Originally created 08/17/99

Rev. Lawrence Hightower



NORTH AUGUSTA -- The Rev. Lawrence Hightower, of 242 Murrah Road, died Saturday, Aug. 14, 1999, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Old Piney Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Edward Lloyd and George Hightower officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The Rev. Hightower, a native of Edgefield County, was a barber and a minister. He was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Edgefield.

Survivors include a daughter, Lornette Hightower, Washington; five brothers, Alfred Hightower, Tallahassee, Fla., Cornelius Hightower and Henry Hightower, both of Landover, Md., George Hightower, Atlanta, and Arthur Hightower, Oxen Hill, Md.; two sisters, Josephine Stewart and Catherine Sulliven, both of North Augusta; and a grandchild.

Friends may call at 2271 W. Martintown Road.

G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 17, 1999