HUNTSVILLE — Judy A. Lawrence, age 73, died on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 8:31 p.m. at Lima Memorial Health System.

She was born on July 18, 1946 in Lima, Ohio to the late Francis and Doris (Baughman) Edens. In November 1970 Judy married Thomas A. Lawrence who survives in Huntsville.

Judy retired from the Upper Scioto Valley School Systems, where she drove bus for over twenty years. She was a lifelong member of the Alger Assembly of God Church. She was a 1964 graduate of Ada High School. Judy enjoyed cooking, liked her flowers, quilting, going out to eat and traveling. The most important thing Judy enjoyed was spending time with her family.

She is also survived by three sons: Brian (Michelle) Lawrence of Lima, Steven (Jan) Lawrence of Eldorado and Matt Lawrence of Alger; a daughter, Susan (Greg) Stites of Huntsville; eleven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; a brother, Mike (Barbara) Edens of Quincy; a sister, Susan “Jan” (Tony) Caldwell of Cardington; and several nieces and nephews.

Judy was preceded in death by her four sisters: Carolyn, Marie, Paula and Lori. Funeral Services were held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Alger Assembly of God Church, 7050 State Route 235, Alger, Ohio 45812. Burial was in Preston Cemetery, Alger.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Northwest Ohio, 3100 Central Avenue #150, Toledo, Ohio 43606.

Condolences can be expressed at www.hansonneely.com

Arrangements are by Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger