Lawrence H. Jeter


Lawrence H. Jeter, age 82. Sunrise September 8, 1934 in Dunbar Township, PA. and Sunset December 12, 2016 at Scioto Retirement Community in Columbus, OH.

Lawrence was a graduate of Dunbar High School, a Marine Veteran of the Korean War, and retired from City of Columbus Refuge Department.

He was preceded in death by his parents James H. and Katie McConnell Jeter; sister, Ruth Jeter; wife, Betty Slade Jeter and mother of his daughter, Ophelia Peacock.

Left to cherish his memory, son, Michael H. (Marcey) Jeter; daughter , Kim A. (Thomas) Caine, stepchildren, James (Debi) Thornwell Jr., Donna Thornwell, Tonya Nooks and Nathaniel Thornwell and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. Interment at Dayton National Cemetery.

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  1. To: Jeter Family.
    I am sorry for your lost. May you find comfort in God’s word the Bible. Jesus said: At John 6:40 For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have everlasting life, and I will resurrect him on the last day.
    May the hope and promises in this Scripture bring you comfort and strength to endure the difficult days ahead.
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  2. Michelle Castrgiovanni

    I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that your family will be in my heart and prayers.
    Michelle Castrogiovanni

  3. Kim: I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

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