Mary Ellen Lawrence, 70, of Holly Creek, OK passed away November 25, 2014 at her home in Holly Creek. She was born April 1, 1944 in Red Oak, OK the daughter of Samuel Burgess and Mary Ellen (Bench) Coulter. Mary and Lonnie Dale Lawrence were united in marriage on July 7, 1963 in Idabel, OK. Mary was affiliated with the Pentecostal Faith. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, gardening, family gatherings, cooking, and fishing. She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Tommy Dale Lawrence and wife, Adele of Holly Creek, OK; daughters, Sherry Lambert and husband, J.D. of Dayton, TX, Angela Sanders of Broken Bow, OK and Jennifer Lawrence and husband, Shane Durant of Holly Creek, OK; siblings, Joe Burgess and wife, Donna of McAlester, OK, Mildred Lundsford and husband, Grady of Pickens, OK, Dorthy Trusty and husband, Bobby of Broken Bow, Ok , Donna Holmes and husband, Bruce of Idabel, OK and Henry Coulter of Garvin, OK; fourteen grandchildren, Brian Lawrence, Amber Taylor, Josh Buck, Kandice Lawrence, Kyle Buck, Kessali Umn, Lyness Lawrence, Bowen Lawrence, Brandon Payne, Quinlan Lawrence, Cameron Durant, Ethan Durant, Eli Durant and Coby Durant; eight great-grandchildren, eight nieces and nine nephews and many friends Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Samuel Burgess and Mary Ellen Coulter; husband, Lonnie Dale Lawrence; an infant child, Kenneth Paul Lawrence; sisters, Glenda Jones, Carolyn Manning and Joyce Shaffer.Cemetery:Battiest Cemetery \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mary Lawrence, please visit our floral store.