Lawrence Pence, 64, of Longs, SC, formerly of Ravenswood, went to be with the Lord on September 6, 2013.  He was the son of the late Andrew and Edna Pence of Ravenswood.

He worked for the City of Ravenswood for 32 years, and in his spare time he enjoyed carpentry work, fishing and hunting with his grandson, Jason.

Surviving are his wife Charlene Pence of Longs, SC; son, T.R. (Connie) Dillon; daughters, Tiffini (Michael) Santee, Shannon Pence and Trinity Pence, all of Ravenswood; and special grandson, Jason Pence of Ravenswood; stepsons, Jeff (Tonya) White of Sandyville, Eddie Kinser of Longs, SC, and Steven (Kimberly) White of Spencer; stepdaughters, Wendy (Zachary) Hargraves of Sandyville, and Constance Rhodes of Conway, SC; 4 grandchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; sisters, Judy Turner of Ravenswood, and Sandra (Don) Lipscomb of Hardy, Virginia; brother, Harry Pence of Ravenswood; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 34 years, Chyrl Pence; granddaughters, Brianna Santee and Emily Jewell, and step-grandson, Steven Allen White II.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, September 21, 2013, at 12:00 pm at the Sandyville Senior Citizens Building.  Covered dish is welcome.
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