Julian Joseph “Joe-JJ” Lawrence

RAYNE - Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. for Julian Joseph “Joe-JJ” Lawrence, 65, of Rayne. Visitation will be at Wilturner FuneraJulian Joseph

“Joe-JJ” Lawrence

RAYNE - Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. for Julian Joseph “Joe-JJ” Lawrence, 65, of Rayne. Visitation will be at Wilturner Funeral Home in Crowley from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. with mass services at Our Mother of Mercy Church in Rayne at 10:30 a.m.

Julian Joseph “Joe-JJ” Lawrence was born on February 18, 1945 in Rayne to loving parents, the late Paul Harry and Lucille Handy Lawrence.

He leaves behind to cherish his memories his mother, Lucille H. Lawrence, a son Anthony J. Allen Sr., of Capitol Heights, Maryland, a daughter Tonya Allen of Austin, TX and two grandchildren Anthony J. Allen Jr. and Anayiah Allen of Capitol Heights, Maryland; three brothers, Melvin Lawrence of Rayne, Edmond Lawrence of Lake Charles, David Lawrence of Cremona, Italy, six sisters, Marie Collins, Constance (Claude) Evans of Houston, Earnestine Yokum of Lake Charles, Elaine Lawrence of Lafayette, Mary (Hardy) James, and Sylvia Bates of Rayne, and a host of nieces, nephews and family members.

He was preceded in death by his father Paul Harry Lawrence, two brothers Gilbert Lawrence and Anthony Lawrence and two sisters, Annie Jean Wilkins and Brenda M. Lawrence.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilturner Funeral Home in Crowley.

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