Mary was a wonderful Wife, Mom, Gramma, Sister, Aunt and friend. She enjoyed many years of creating handmade treasures for family and friends with her excellent crochet, embroidery, needlepoint and sewing skills. Mary’s kind and gentle soul will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Milford Manasco, Rodney Manasco, and Gordon Manasco; as well as two beloved nephews, Matt Bridges, and Dawson Lowe.
Mary is survived by her loving husband, Billie Lawrence; her children, Billie Lawrence, Jr., Beth Vernon and Christopher, Troy Lawrence and Barbara, and Bruce Lawrence and Kathy, and Tammie Robertson; nine grandchildren, Rory, Savannah, Todd, Samantha, Evan, Garrett, Ian, Misty and Ashleigh; as well as two great-granddaughters, Serena and Kameryn.
A private memorial service was held November 26, 2014 in her home.