Send a Private Condolence to the family of Sandra K. Lawrence
age 71 of Bryant passed away from a sudden illness Saturday evening at IU Ball Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Bryant September 6, 1946 the daughter of Harold Olen and Grace Ann (Smith) Whetstone. She was married October 11, 1964 to Linley William Lawrence who survives. She was a 1964 Bryant High School graduate and was valedictorian of her class. She was retired having worked for Bank of Geneva and bookkeeper for Dr. Steenburg among other jobs. She was a member of Bryant Wesleyan Church and West Walnut Street Church of Christ and was active in many church functions. She was active in many service organizations including Cattails, Pregnancy Care Center, Community and Family Services, Etc. Shop and others. She was a very giving and loving person, loved by family and friends and will be greatly missed. She loved baking and garage sales.
Surviving are her husband Bill, one son Gary Lawrence (wife Kathy) of Portland and one daughter Rita Flick (husband Brian) of Ridgeville, three brothers Michael Whetstone of Portland, Jeff Whetstone of Bryant and Joe Whetstone of Rutherfordton, N.C., two sisters Elizabeth Baughn of Portland and Sue Twigg of Bryant, three grandchildren Brittany Flick, Mariah Lawrenceand Gavin Ray.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 10:00 AM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastors Paul Van Cise and Gil Alicia presiding. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 – 8:00 PM.Memorials can be made to Community and Family Services Food Bank or Choice of the Donor.