Joyce Lawrence, long-time resident of Cleburne, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, at Community Hospice of Texas.
Born 1932, Joy had to leave school at an early age to care for her family. She put her natural born love as a seamstress to use quilting, sewing and making beautiful things.
Survived by her long-time companion, Bill Cherry; children, Bubba and Donna Lawrence of Venus, Debra and Dan Hemann of Azle; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by husband John "Kennard" Lawrence Sr. and beloved daughters, Joyce Kathrine "Kay" Bush and Patty Gail Lawrence Howell.
Published on November 11, 2016