LAWRENCE, MARY ALINE "BETTY" (THOMPSON), 83, of Louisville passed away at her home Friday, January 24, 2014.
Betty was born in St Joseph, KY and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. She had retired from the old Briarwood Nursing Home as a nursing aide.
She was a loving wife and mother and devout Catholic. She was one of 10 children, loved growing up in the country and climbing the persimmon trees.
Survivors include her devoted husband of 63 years, John Henry Lawrence; five children, Greg Lawrence (Linda), Eileen Brown, Mike Lawrence (Renee), Ann Ramser (George) and Cecilia Lynch (Rick); two sisters, Shirley Chrisman and Joan Thompson; a brother, Anthony Thompson; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at St Paul Catholic Church 6901 Dixie Hwy with burial in St Andrews Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday at the Owen Funeral Home 5317 Dixie Hwy.
Memorial gifts to
, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY. 40202-3284. Online condolences to www.owenfuneralhome.com
Owen Funeral Home
5317 Dixie Highway Louisville, KY 40216
Published in The Courier-Journal from Jan. 26 to Jan. 28, 2014