Irma Jean Lawrence, 77, of Salem died March 26, 2010. She was a professional care giver and a member of Christian Fellowship Church. Preceding her in death were her husband Marvin Edward Lawrence; daughters Janet Mills and June Grice, brother Elmo Thomas; sisters Margaret Franklin, Blanch Mounts, Edna Thomas and Katherine Thomas and Thelma Elliot. Survivors include son Darrell Lawrence and wife Christie; daughter Gail Thomas and husband Barry; sisters Leona Bowles and Bobbie Cochran and husband Jack; and a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted March 30 in the chapel of John M. Oakey and Son, Salem, with Pastor Debbie Hutton officiating. Interment will be held at a later date.