Larry David Lawyer of Salem, son of the late Leslie Hugo Lawyer and Mary Lou Young Lawyer, was born May 12, 1951, in Salem. He died May 2, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville, at the age of 55.
He was a 1968 graduate of Salem High School and he also graduated from a technical college. He was employed for many years in various shirt factories as a machine mechanic and electrician. Survivors include: his son, Jessie Wayne Lawyer of Brownsville, Ind.; his brothers, Leslie Lawyer of Buckner, Mo., Louie F. Lawyer of Kansas City; and Lee O. Lawyer of Cave City; also surviving are many nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Hugo Lawyer, and his mother and father. Graveside services were held May 5 at Fairview Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.