Juanita Steadman Lawrence Obituary:
Funeral Date: 2/8/2006
Juanita Steadman Lawrence, age 82, of Warren, Arkansas died Saturday, February 4, at Bradley County Medical Center. She was born September 16, 1923 in Bradley County, Arkansas a daughter of the late James Elmer Norris and Ollian Joyner Norris. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She married Winfred Steadman on March 17, 1945 and he died November 16, 1979. She married H. K. Lawrence on April 4, 1984 and he died June 9, 1997 and also a special friend Brother Maurice Brown Hargis who died March 22, 2005. Surviving are 2 sons Spence Steadman and spouse Lynette, New Edinburg, Ark. and Scott Steadman and spouse Melinda, Hermitage, Ark; 3 daughters Sharon Barton and spouse Dennis, Athens, Ala, Sandra Langford and spouse Gary, Warren, Ark. and Shirley Griffin and spouse Richard, Hereford, Ariz; 2 brothers Earl Norris, Warren, Ark. and James Norris, New Edinburg, Ark; 4 sisters Gladys Rowsey, Horn Lake, Miss, Argie Chaillaux, Brighton, Colo, Blanche Perkins and Earline Engstrom both of Winter Haven, Fla; 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. A son Robert Samuel Steadman and a sister Etoyle Tomlin also preceded her in death. Funeral services were 1:30pm Wednesday, February 8, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Charles Simpson officiating. Paige Grider was organist. Burial was in Adams Singer Cemetery near Warren by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Chris Langford, Cameron Langford, Jeff Barton, Kevin Steadman, Shawn Steadman, Scottie Steadman and Jonathan Steadman. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Kerry Pennington, Wayne Griffin, Charles Hargis, Kenneth Hargis, Wayne Hargis and Clavin Hargis.