Lawrence, Barbara Jean, Saginaw, Michigan

Loving mother and grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Friday, February 1, 2013 at her home. Age 76 years. Daughter of the late Lewis and Rosetta (Vitetoe) Williams, Barbara was born May 4, 1936 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was married to William R. Lawrence on September 8, 1956. He predeceased her November 2, 2010. Barbara was employed at Covenant HealthCare Cooper in housekeeping retiring in 2001. She was a member of the Methodist Faith. Barbara enjoyed being someone’s friend and helping people. Surviving are two sons and two daughters, Jeanne Hurry, Saginaw; Patricia Lawrence, Davison; John S. and Jeannette Lawrence, Hemlock; Mitchell Lawrence, Saginaw; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Milton Franklin Williams, Saginaw; several nieces and nephews. Barbara was preceded in death by two grandchildren; one sister and four brothers, Millie Williams, John, Lewis, Merle, Vern and Jack Williams. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Pastor David VanNorman will officiate with burial in LaPorte Cemetery, LaPorte , Michigan. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to First Church of God, 1834 N. Charles St., Saginaw, MI 48602.