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Memorial Service

Sunny Slope Cemetery
Saturday April 30th, 2022

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Paula Jean Lawrence

Paula J. Lawrence, age 69 of Council Grove, Kansas, passed away October 31, 2021, at Diversicare of Council Grove. She was born February 12, 1952, the daughter of Leslie and Arlene (Sisson) Fuqua.

Paula graduated from Chase County High School in 1971. She married Ronald Lawrence on February 14, 1982, in Council Grove. She attended Council Grove Christian Church. Paula worked for several restaurants throughout the years. She worked at Sonic for 26 years, until her health started failing and had to quit. She enjoyed reading, word search puzzles, and loved spending time with Ron and her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers: Frank, Richard, Leslie and Eugene Fuqua. Paula is survived by her husband Ron; sister Theresa Tannahil, of Emporia; and several nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held later. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1861 N. Rock Road # 380, Wichita, Kansas 67206.
Condolences may be left at www.sawyerchapel.com.

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I just learned about Paula, we always wrote and send a card at Christmas to each other. Her card came back to me, is why I learn about her passing. She was a dear friend growing up across the street and we have kept in contact threw the years. Theresa if you get this , would like to hear from you. My address is 4362 Denker Dr Pleasanton, Ca. 94588. Your friend , Diane (Pitts) Wemer. So sorry for your lost of your sister. Diane

Diane (Pitts) Wemer Dec 27 2021 9:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paula Lawrence

Sally Cott Dec 26 2021 3:55 PM