Lawrence Davenport Jr.
1954 - 2021
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Lawrence Davenport, Jr

Smyrna - Lawrence Douglas Davenport, Jr, age 66, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021. He was the son of the late Lawrence and Ann Paul Davenport, Sr. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Martene Gregory; uncles, Gene Davenport and Delbert Paul; and great niece, Ashley Allen.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Barbara Gourley Davenport; son, Doug Davenport; sisters, Diane Poe (Fred) and Melanie Campsey (Ken); uncle, Robert Davenport; aunt, Peggy Cropper; and many nieces and nephews.

Lawrence was an avid fisherman. You could always find him fishing or teaching others how to fish. He was a generous man and loved helping anyone he could. He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, brother, and friend.

Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Woodfin Chapel Smyrna. Funeral service will be Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Woodfin Chapel Smyrna with burial following at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.

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Published in Tennessean from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2021.
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January 18, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family

Pam Hudson Physical Therapy
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January 13, 2021
We extend our hearts and prayers to you
Love , Fred Poe Family
Anita Berton
January 11, 2021
Barbara, I am so sorry for your loss! I hope you got to make some new fun memories since you retired! I will be praying for your family!
Nicole Marrero
January 9, 2021
I’m so sorry to hear of Laurie’s passing. I grew up with him and his sisters. We lived in the next house on Lavergne Couchville Pike. He was a good person as was his family. My prayers are with you.
May Edmondson Bennett
January 8, 2021
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Vickie Irvin Bush
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