John Couter Lawrence, long time Sedalia resident, died of natural causes on June 10, 2013 in Carlsbad, CA, where he and his wife had been living the last two years with their daughter, Sherry.
John was born July 27, 1923 in Sullivan County, MO, to Frederick and Floa Belle Lawrence.
John was a U.S. Navy veteran serving during WW11 1941-1946.
He is survived by his wife, Gwndolyn Bottoms Lawrence, children: Sherry, Larry and Vicki, grandchildren: Lori Brown and J.J Aller, and great grandchildren: Colby and Rylie Brown.
Published in SedaliaDemocrat.com on June 13, 2013