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- Mildred D. Tiley Lawrence, 85, of Winter Haven, died Sunday, Dec. 1,
2002, at the Bishop Gray Inn in Davenport following a lengthy illness.
Born Jan. 26, 1917, in Broome County, N.Y., the daughter of Clayton and
Lois D. Frederick DuBois, she moved to the area from Holiday in 1993.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star
No. 599 in Maine, N.Y., and Campers and Hikers of America and the NCT.
She was an honorary Kentucky colonel. She was a member of the Faith
Lutheran Church in Haines City. Survivors include her husband, Arlo
Lawrence, Winter Haven; daughters, Janice Avery, Endicott, N.Y.; Nancy
Thomas, Cary, N.C.; Sandy Tedeschi, Humble, Texas; Sue McGhee, Cary,
N.C.; stepdaughter, Sharon Cramp, Kissimmee; brothers, Harold DuBois,
Holiday; Erwin DuBois, Endicott, N.Y.; sisters, Fern Holmes and Barbara
Yarrington, both of Endicott, N.Y.; 14 grandchildren and 12
great-grandchildren. No local services were held. Grissom Funeral Home
and Crematory, Kissimmee, was in charge of arrangements.