MERIGOLD - Lawrence Allen Maharrey, age 85, of Merigold, MS passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019, at the North Sunflower Hospital in Ruleville, MS. He was born on June 05, 1934 to James and Lula Mae (Lambert) Maharrey in Dundee, MS. He married Elizabeth "Adene" White on November 22, 1954, in Clarksdale, MS. Lawrence was a retired SMSgt with the United States Air Force. After his retirement, he was a self-employed carpenter. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be missed by his family and friends. He attended the First Church of the Nazarene in Cleveland.
He was preceded in death by his parents James and Lula Mae Maharrey, and two brothers Charles and Frank Maharrey.
Mr. Maharrey is survived by his wife of almost 65 years, Elizabeth White Maharrey of Merigold, MS. Son, Reggie Allen (Linda) Maharrey of Jackson, TN. Son, Ronnie Wayne Maharrey of Morristown, TN. Son, Robert Dean (Linnitta) Maharrey of Jackson, TN. Daughter, Lori Gail (Mack) Gower of Leland, MS. 10 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Tributes may be left for the Maharrey family at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net
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