Stayton - Charlotte, 72,
went to be with her Savior after complications from a routine
outpatient procedure early Saturday morning, March 12th,
surrounded by family.
Charlotte was married to
Jay Lawrence for 54 years. They raised 3 children, Patti, Pam, and
Brian in the Stayton and Salem area and together they owned
several NAPA Auto Parts stores for more than 16 years.
Her family was the most
important part of her life. She was a loving wife, mother,
grandma, aunt and BFF. She was her grandkids biggest fan for their
sporting and school events. She loved gardening, decorating,
entertaining and most of all, pretty things. Her gardening skills
made their home one of the most beautiful in the Stayton area.
Charlotte was involved in her church in several volunteer
She is survived by her
husband, Jay, her three children; Patti (Terry) Morrow, Pam (Bill)
Bennett, and Brian (Laurie)Lawrence;
5 grandchildren: Nathan (Jamie) Morrow, Karley (Christian)
Turner, Shelby Lawrence, Lexie Bennett, and Andrew Lawrence; 3
great-grandchildren Halle Morrow, Carter Morrow and Hayden Morrow;
and sister Paula (Tim) Taylor.
Charlotte leaves a
legacy of loving Jesus and His Word. A celebration of her life
will be held at Foothills Church in Stayton, Oregon on Thursday,
March 17th at 1:00p.m. Private interment in Lone Oak Cemetery,
Stayton. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.