On Wednesday April 26, 2017 at the Porta Caeli House of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the roll was called for Mr. Lawrence Andrews, he answered “I am ready.” Service: Saturday May 6, 2017 at 1:00pm at Metropolitan Baptist Church
On June 27, 1938, in Beggs, Oklahoma, Boyd Andrews and Francis Brown were blessed with a set of twins, Lawrence and Lois. Lawrence was known to everyone as “Buzzy.” He attended Whitley High School in Beggs, Oklahoma.
Later in life, Lawrence moved to Wichita, Kansas were he met Mae Francis Williams. They were married and to this union three children were born, Keith, Angela and Donna.
Lawrence was a believer in the word of Jesus Christ and believed in the work of God. He was a member of the Deacon Board and choir at Strangers Rest Baptist Church in Wichita, Kansas and at St. Paul Baptist Church in Omaha, Nebraska.
He moved to from Wichita to Omaha, Nebraska where he worked for 17 years driving the “Metro City Bus”. After the years passed, he decided to move back to Wichita, Kansas where he started to work for Boeing Aircraft Company. He remained at Boeing until he retired after 23 years of service.
After retirement, they moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma. Lawrence married, Charline Boyd who he lovingly shared 24 years of marriage.
He enjoyed watching westerns, playing dominoes, enjoying the great outdoors by sitting outside and fishing. Lawrence loved the art of conversation.
Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents, Boyd Andrews and Francis Brown; his wife, Mae Francis Williams, a stepson, James, brothers; John and Julius, and sisters; Ramona and Sally.
Lawrence “Buzzy” leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Charline; three children, Keith, Angela and Donna; Grandchildren, Donte, Miresha, Cituan, Ciquia and Mikaylia; stepchildren, Michael, Brian and Pam; thirteen step-grandchildren, especially his baby “Nookie”; and eleven step great-grandchildren plus a host of other family and friends.
His final resting place will be at Green Acres Memorial Gardens.
“When caring truly matters, DYER cares.”
- Date & Time: May 05, 2017 (2:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
- Venue: Butler Stumpff- Dyer Memorial Chapel
- Location: 2103 East 3rd Street. Tulsa, OK 74104
Celebration of Life
- Date & Time: May 06, 2017 (1:00 PM)
- Venue: Metropolitan Baptist Church
- Location: 1228 West Apache Tulsa, OK 74127
Final Resting Place
- Date & Time: May 06, 2017 (3:00 PM)
- Venue: Green Acres Memorial Gardens
- Location: 12410 N. Yale Ave Skiatook, OK 74070