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Lannie Forman Lawrence of Ferriday, Louisiana, passed away Sunday, August 06, 2017 at the age of 84. Lannie is survived by her loving daughters, Sandra Briscoe (Roosevelt) and Brenda Lawrence. She is preceded in death by 3 children; Charles Forman, Sr., Linda Stewart and Kenneth Lawrence. 2 surviving siblings, Roy Forman and Doris Oneal; 3 grandsons, Charles Forman, Jr., Deshon Signal, Sr. and Coby Lawrence; 3 great - grandsons, Deshon Signal, Jr., Brian Lawrence and Coby Abbott; Preceded in death by her long time companion of 40+ yrs., Jake Ransom, Otto Lawrence; 2 sisters, Lucille Forman, and Louise Forman; 3 brothers, Rogers Forman, Joe Forman and James Forman and one grandchild, Shane Briscoe and her parents, Rogess and Anna Forman.

Lannie loved to cook and feed her family. Her cornbread dressing was a family favorite. She enjoyed working in her garden and she feed any and everybody that seemed hungry. Lannie retired about 15 yrs ago; she worked at several local grocery store deli's.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend Funeral Services at Friendship Community Missionary Baptist Church, 2717 Aberdeen St., Kenner, LA 70062 on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 10:00am. Visitation will begin at 9:00am. Interment: Providence Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave. Please visit to sign the guestbook.