Places

  • Lawrenceville is also known as: Gwinnett County / Lawrenceville city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Ted Roof (american football player and coach), Rachel G. Fox (actor and singer), Richard Johns (race car driver), Jennifer Ferrin (actor), Jason Bulger (baseball player), Brandon Coutu (american football player), and Stephon Heyer (american football player).

History

, as well as the second oldest city in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Lawrenceville was incorporated by an act of the Georgia General Assembly on 15 December 1821. This makes Lawrenceville one of the oldest cities in the Metro Atlanta Area. The city is named after Commodore James Lawrence, commander of the Frigate Chesapeake during the War of 1812. In 1821 a permanent site for the county courthouse was selected and purchased, the four streets bordering the square were laid out along with other streets in the village, and a public well was dug. Major Grace built the first permanent courthouse, a brick structure, in 1823-24 for a cost of $4,000. The courthouse presently on the square was constructed in 1885. William Maltbie, the town’s first postmaster, suggested the name “Lawrenceville” in honor of Captain James Lawrence, a naval commander during the War of 1812. Lawrence, a...

There are currently 13 funeral home listings for the city of Lawrenceville, Georgia.

Lawrenceville Obituaries

It was noted on February 28th, 2016 that Paul Warren Beers died in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Beers was 84 years old and was born in Madison, WI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Paul Warren's life.

It was reported on January 20th, 2016 that John "Jack" Grewe passed on in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Grewe was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John "Jack"'s life.

It was revealed on January 20th, 2016 that John "Jack" Grewe passed away in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Grewe was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John "Jack"'s life.

It was written on June 10th, 2015 that Jack G Petroff passed away in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Petroff was 90 years old and was born in Hibbing, MN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jack G's life.

It was disclosed on January 21st, 2015 that Charles Robert Webster passed on in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Webster was 77 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles Robert's life.

It was revealed on November 5th, 2014 that Rachel M Washington (?) died in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Ms. Washington was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Rachel M's life.

It was written on September 7th, 2014 that Verna Hassler (Schmidt) passed away in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Ms. Hassler was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Verna's life.

It was noted on June 6th, 2014 that John Donald Bower died in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Bower was 85 years old and was born in Bridgewater, IA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John Donald's life.

It was noted on April 18th, 2014 that Jajuan Donnell died in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Donnell was 25 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jajuan's life.

It was written on April 9th, 2014 that Michael Andrew Prater perished in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Prater was 27 years old and was born in Middletown, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Michael Andrew's life.

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Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory Incorporated

Bill Head Funeral Home began in 1990 with the purchase of the Duluth Chapel. The Lilburn/Tucker Chapel was completed and opened in 1992. Both locations are modern facilities and are fully handicapped accessible. Ample parking is available at both...

Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory Incorporated

Bill Head Funeral Home began in 1990 with the purchase of the Duluth Chapel. The Lilburn/Tucker Chapel was completed and opened in 1992. Both locations are modern facilities and are fully handicapped accessible. Ample parking is available at both...

Crowell Brothers Funeral Home

Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, located in Norcross/Peachtree Corners, Georgia is a family owned and operated business which prides itself on caring, individualized service. The staff at Crowell Brothers realizes that the loss of...

Tim Stewart Funeral Home

Since 1979, families have trusted Tim Stewart Funeral Home to serve and care for their loved ones. We promise to provide excellence in service and compassion during this difficult time of loss. Our experienced and dedicated staff can guide you in...

Wages and Sons Funeral Home & Crematory

Family owned and operated by the Wages family, Wages & Sons Funeral Homes and Crematories has served the metro Atlanta, Georgia, area for over 40 years. Jeffrey and his brother Bill are an active part of the community and are committed to...

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Alvin Lofton Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
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East Shadowlawn Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
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Gregory B Levett & Sons Funeral Home & Crematory (Gwinnett Chapel)
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Gwinnett Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Gwinnett Crematory Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Gwinnett Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
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North Georgia Crematory
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
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Stewart Tim Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Stewart Tim Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
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Wages & Sons Funeral Homes Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Wages Tom M Funeral Service Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Wages Tom M Funeral Service Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185
Warbington Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lawrenceville, WA 98185

Lawrenceville Funeral Home News

Funeral for GGC official set for today
LAWRENCEVILLE A memorial service for Lonnie Harvel will be held at 4 p.m. today at Athens First United Methodist Church. Harvel, who was the vice president of educational technology at Georgia Gwinnett College, died Thursday of a heart attack.
http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/localnews/headlines/Funeral_for_GGC_official_set_for_today_106834743.html

The Atlanta Georgian - In Lawrenceville People Whisper of the 1910 Triple Killing.
Lawrenceville, Ga., Nov. 2, 1910 - The tragedy of Tuesday morning ... and Felton writhing in agony near him. All Buried Together. The funeral services were held at 12 oclock Wednesday, one service for all three, and they all three were buried side by ...
http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/home/headlines/106351998.html

Commission Denies Request To Move Crematorium
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- Funeral home owner Bill Head would like to put a 436-square-foot state of the art crematorium on Lawrenceville Highway in Gwinnett County. But residents who live nearby say they're against the project for a slew of reasons ...
http://www.wsbtv.com/2investigates/25628074/detail.html

Weekend best bets: Oct. 29-31
Stage: After returning home from the funeral of an acquaintance ... running through Oct. 30. At 538 Ga. 212 S. in Covington. Stage: In Pearl Cleages The Nacirema Society Requests the Honor of Your Presence at a Celebration of their First One Hundred ...
http://blogs.ajc.com/best-of-big-a/2010/10/28/weekend-best-bets-oct-29-31/

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Lawrenceville Funeral Homes and funeral services in Georgia
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Lawrenceville, GA - Funeral & Cremation Services. Also serving The ... We offer your family the funeral services and cremation amenities you're looking ...
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