Lawrence E. Burkey

LEAVITTSBURG – Lawrence E. Burkey, 74, of Leavittsburg, died Monday, May 19, 2014 at his home.

He was born Sept. 13, 1939 in Hubbard, a son of Jesse and Elizabeth Franklin Burkey.

He was a truck driver with Autumn Industries.

Lawrence is survived by his wife, Beverly Burkey of Leavittsburg; sons, Lawrence Burkey Jr. of Bluffton, S.C., David Burkey of Jacksonville, Fla., Tim Burkey of Akron and Jesse Burkey of Leavittsburg; seven grandchildren; four brothers, Jesse Burkey of East Liverpool, Henry Burkey of Knoxville, Tenn., John Burkey of Phoenix and William Burkey of Nashville; and sister, Mildred Burkey of Greenville, S.C.

He was preceded in death by a brother.

Per Lawrence’s wishes there will not be calling hours or a funeral service.

Arrangements were handled by the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.