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Nelma M. Lawrence

May 30, 1930 May 11, 2018
Nelma  M. Lawrence
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Obituary for Nelma M. Lawrence

Nelma M. Lawrence age 87 of Webb City, Missouri passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018 at Joplin Gardens.   She was born on May 30, 1930 in Sarcoxie, Missouri to John J. Burkey and Susie T. (Carmichael) Burkey.  She was in packing at Safeway Bakery in Joplin before her retirement.  Nelma married James Lawrence on April 18, 1952 in Webb City, Missouri and he preceded her in death on September 23, 2014.  She was also preceded in death by her parents; 3 brothers and 1 sister.  Nelma is survived by her son, Jeffery Lawrence of Webb City; grandson, Dustin Lawrence of Springfield, Missouri; and a daughter in law, Bobbie Lawrence of Joplin, Missouri.  Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM in the chapel of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  The family will be present for visitation on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the funeral home.  Burial will follow at Nashville Cemetery.  Services are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  Visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.


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Visitation

Tuesday

15

May

6:00 PM 5/15/2018 6:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/15/2018 7:00:00 PM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Service

Wednesday

16

May

10:00 AM 5/16/2018 10:00:00 AM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Nashville Cemetery Final Resting Place

1 Mile North of Jasper County Line on Highway 43
Nashville, Missouri 64855

1 Mile North of Jasper County Line on Highway 43 Nashville 64855 Missouri
United States
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