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In Memory of

Laurice Cornelia Pickens

July 7, 1919 - May 17, 2017

Obituary


Laurice C. Pickens, born July 7, 1919 in Tucker, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. She resided in Tucker most of her life until relocating to Florida six years ago. A devout Christian, she was a member of First Baptist Church of Tucker and attended Lakeshore Baptist Church while living in Jacksonville.
Above all else, she enjoyed spending time with family. She also loved cooking, gardening, puzzles, coloring and trips to Walmart. One of her favorite evenings would include watching Wheel of Fortune and the Atlanta Braves and playing Kings on the Corner.

Laurice C. Pickens, born July 7, 1919 in Tucker, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. She resided in Tucker most of her life until relocating to Florida six years ago. A devout Christian, she was a member of First Baptist Church of Tucker and attended Lakeshore Baptist Church while living in Jacksonville.
Above all else, she enjoyed spending time with family. She also loved cooking, gardening, puzzles, coloring and trips to Walmart. One of her favorite evenings would include watching Wheel of Fortune and the Atlanta Braves and playing Kings on the Corner.

Laurice was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Ben Pickens; her twin sister, Doris; and her brother, Neil. She will be greatly missed by her daughters, Carol, Cindy (Walt), and Kalen (Mike); her six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and loving friends.

The family will receive visitors at 9:30 AM, Monday, May 22, 2017 in the chapel of Floral Hills Funeral Home, 3150 Lawrenceville Highway, Tucker, Georgia. Funeral Services will commence at 11:00 AM followed by interment at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens.

Donations in memory of Laurice can be made to Lakeshore Baptist Church, 2363 Blanding Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32210