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Lawrence D. Carter III

January 14, 1987 ~ June 21, 2021 (age 34)

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The staff of Dorchester Funeral Home would like to express our sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Lawrence Carter III

All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort. 

He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. 

When they are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us.   2 Corinthians 1:3-4

Lawrence D. Carter III passed away early Monday morning at home. He was born in Savannah, Georgia on January 14, 1987 to his loving motherTammie R. Carter and loving father Lawrence Carter Jr. He was affectionately known as Lil Jr., Lil Man, Lil Hookie, Dee Jay and Bubba.

Lawrence Joined New Zion Baptist Church early on in his life. He was educated in the Liberty County School System.

At an early age he found his love for logging working alongside his dad and late grandfather at Carter Logging. From there he went on to work for R B Lumber and finally at Rick’s Tree Service. He worked there until he could no longer do so. He spent the rest of his time with his loving family until God called him home.

Lawrence III leaves to cherish his loving parents Tammie and Lawrence Jr. (Midway) Grandparents John Jr. and Earnestine Roberts Brother Shyhiem (Cassie) (Midway) and Hakeem (a special cousin who was raised as a brother) (Warner Robbins). His Children Lawrence IV, Arliss, Na’Iem, Na’Sair, Na’Yhana and Joslen. His Uncle 
Ron Carter (Angela) (Hinesville). His Aunts Deloris Golden (Midway), Beverly Dowers (Hinesville), Josephine Roberts (Hinesville), Deloris (Lewis) Wynn (Riceboro), JoeEtta Williams (Riceboro), Peggy Ann Carter(Andrew) (Brunswick) and a host of cousins and dear friends.


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June 24, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dorchester Funeral Home
7842 E. Oglethorpe Hwy
Midway, GA 31320

Funeral Service
June 25, 2021

11:00 AM
Dorchester Funeral Home
7842 E. Oglethorpe Hwy
Midway, GA 31320

Video is available for this event

Interment following funeral service
June 25, 2021

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church
1642 Barrington Ferry Road
Riceboro, GA 31323

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