He was born April 17, 1951 to Vivian (Edwards) and the late Rodney Lyle Lawrence.
Rodney’s greatest joys were spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and anything that involved the outdoors. He was an avid bowler and achieved becoming a member of the 300 Club. He had recently retired from Farm Bureau as a claims adjuster.
Survivors include mother, Vivian, his children, Heather (Eric) Meadows, Edgerton, MO, Holly (Darby) Smith, Liberty, MO, Bradley (Jammie) Lawrence, Rosendale, MO, Zachary (Britney) Lawrence, St. Joseph, MO; siblings, Brenda (Jerry) Joe, Clearmont, IA, Carolyn (Ed) Vaughn, Savannah, MO, Pam (Trent) Bush, Dekalb, MO, Vickie (Gary) Whitsell, Clarksdale, MO, Jeff (Idonna) Lawrence, Springfield, MO, Christy (Jim) Hendrix, Savannah, MO and Mike (Tammy) Lawrence, Savannah, MO; grandchildren, Jessica, Tyler, Brooke, and Wesley Meadows, Jagger and Gunner Lawrence, Adalynn, Katherine and Peyton Smith, and a baby Lawrence due in February, and several nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life: 10:00 AM Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Breit-Hawkins Funeral Home, Savannah, Missouri.
Interment in Savannah, Missouri Cemetery.
Public visitation and family receiving hours 5 to 7 PM Monday, September 16, 2013.