Lawrence L.B. Nichols, Jr., 78, of Beaumont, TX, went home to glory on Sunday, February 10, 2013 after a short illness at Baptist Hospital. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, February 16, 2013, at Cathedral of Faith Baptist Church, with interment at Pear Orchard Cemetery, under the direction of Calvary Mortuary Staff. Visitation will be held on Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at the church. L.B.'s love and memories will remain in the hearts of his former wife/friend, Robbie Nichols; son, Lawren Nichols; daughter, Larisa Newman (Terrance); 6 grandchildren; 3 sisters, Betty Jean Nichols of Houston, TX, Patsy Ella Malbrough and Mary Dages both of Beaumont, TX; nephews, nieces, and a host of family and friends.