Ricky Lawrence, 58, of Smiths Grove, died Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at his residence.
He was the son of the late William "Bill" and Katherine Butler Lawrence. Ricky was a farm laborer and a member of Bon Ayr Missionary Baptist Church. He was a friend to all that met him and loved life to the fullest.
His survivors include his sister, Tammie Mahaney (Terry); and two brothers, Van Lawrence and Todd Lawrence (Judy); one niece, Lauren Shirley (Joel); five nephews, Tyler Lawrence, Hunter Lawrence, Corey Mahaney, Denley Findley (Margie), Nicholas Findley (Ashley); four great-nieces, Jillian Shirley, Adele, Chloe Findley and Hayden Findley; four great-nephews, Jameson, Breydn, Levi, Kyler Findley; two aunts, Shirley Borders and Margie Atkinson; special friend and caregivers, Teresa Chism and Brittney Jones; and a host of friends.
Funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hosparus-Barren River 101 Riverwood Ave., Bowling Green, KY 42101.
Published on  January 3, 2017