Mary L. Lawrence

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, September 3, 2008

MURFREESBORO, N.C.—Mary Lizzie Lawrence, died Aug. 27, 2008, at Guardian Care Nursing Home, Ahoskie, N.C.

Survivors include two daughters, Elloweese Hinton of Richmond and Barbara Lawrence of Portsmouth; three sisters, Audrey Cowan of Como, N.C., Werenith Moore of Baltimore, Md. and Naomi Stephenson of Portsmouth; two brothers, Henry Stephenson of Portsmouth and Fennell Stephenson of New York; and five grandchildren.

A funeral was conducted Tuesday at First Baptist Church Severn by the Rev. Elijah Barnes.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Reynolds Funeral Home, Inc., Ahoskie, was in charge of arrangements.