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James Bell ‘Jimmy’ Lawrence

• Updated May 5, 2014 at 11:25 AM

Funeral services for Mr. Lawrence will be conducted Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Bruce Grubbs officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel.

Mr. Lawrence, age 69, of Hermitage, died May 3, 2014.

Jimmy was a member of Gladeville Baptist Church. He was an electrician and Metro electrical contractor. He retired from Metropolitan Davidson County Codes Department as an electrical inspector. He was also retired from IBEW Local No. 429.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank Bell Lawrence Jr. and Murrell Elizabeth Perry Lawrence.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Donna Lawrence; daughter, Theresa (Chuck) Hayes; brothers, Bobby Perry (Nancy) Lawrence, of Tullahoma, Jack Forbes (Kay) Lawrence, of Atlanta; sister, Pamela (Randy) Whitaker, of Blountville; stepmother, Chris Lawrence; grandchildren, Christine Nicole Hayes Dolce, Austin Lee Hayes; and a great-grandson, Cooper Chase Dolce.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gladeville Baptist Church, 9000 Stewarts Ferry Pike, Gladeville, TN 37071.

Bond Memorial Chapel at N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive in Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements, 615-773-2663, obit line 615-641-2663, bondmemorial.com.