WELLINGTON, SOMERSET, United Kingdom - Yvonne Denise Lawrence, 62, of Wellington, Somerset, United Kingdom, formerly of Augusta, Georgia, died peacefully on June 20, 2016 at home. Born May 21, 1954 in Grange-Over-Sands, United Kingdom, she is predeceased by her parents, Fred and Katarina Laisby and her sister, Wanda Venn. Yvonne lived in the United States for over 20 years before moving back to the United Kingdom in 2001. She worked for the Augusta Judicial Circuit for many years in many different roles. She also worked for JB Whites for over 10 years and continued to work for the company when it became Dillards. Survivors include her husband, Tony Lawrence; her daughter, Emma Draper (Eric Dixon); stepsons, Ross, Craig, and Luke Lawrence; granddaughters, Brittany Draper and Destini Dixon; great-grandson, Camryn Draper; sisters, Linda (Ken) Pickett, and Judith Smith; and a host of nieces and nephews. The funeral service takes place on Monday, July 4, 2016 at Taunton Deane Crematorium at 11:30am. Family flowers only please, but donations in Yvonne's memory will benefit St. Margaret's Hospice, The Beacon Centre at Musgrove Park Hospital, and Royal Devon & Exeter Renal Unit and can be left at the service or sent c/o The Co-Op Funeralcare, Three Cups Yard, Bulford, Wellington, TA21 8DE.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle from July 3 to July 4, 2016