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Lawrence Lee May

Saturday, September 5, 2009

Lawrence Lee May, " Shorty" 79, of Dugger, passed away at 7:01 PM Friday September 4, 2009 at Bloomington Hospital.

He was born in Greene Co., Indiana April 23, 1930, the son of Eaily Edward May and Exie Cunningham May.

Lawrence was an Army Veteran in the Korean War, a member of the Dugger American Legion Post #224, retired from Jackson Brothers Saw Mill in Linton, and was a member of the Bethel Community Church in Dugger.

He was preceded in death by his wife Beverly Meeks May in 2001, also two sisters, Betty Lois Koester, Catherine Koester, and an infant sister, three brothers, Loren Dean May, Bill May, and Luther Kenneth May.

Survivors include three sisters, Marcella Koester of Florida, Freda Hash of Bloomfield, Thelma Micheal of Solsberry,,one brother, James May of Ellettsville and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 1:00PM Wednesday September 9, 2009 at Newkirk's Funeral Home with Rev. Cletus Bough, and Rev. David Ramsey officiating. Interment in the Dugger Cemetery with Military graveside services by the Dugger American Legion. Friends may call from 5:00PM until 8:00PM Tuesday and before services Wednesday.