Lawrence Elwood Bean (3/27/1932 - 7/6/2017)

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    - Orland E. & Donna M. Bean
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    - Steven Whisenhunt
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Graveside services for Lawrence Elwood Bean, 85, of Tyler will be held at Bullard Cemetery at 10:00 a.m. in Bullard on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Mr. Bean passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017.

Lawrence Elwood Bean was born to the late Leonard Herman and Hilda Bernice Dickey Bean in Augusta, ME on March 27, 1932. He was a Merchant Marine prior to his employment with Trane where he worked until he retired.

He is survived by his daughter, Judy Elliott and grandchildren, Kelly Roach, Christi Calicutt, Jack Dickey, Steven Whisenhunt, Robert Whisenhunt and Johnny Whisenhunt. He is also survived by his special friends Brent and Robin York, Elmer Johnson and Sara Pettigrew who cared lovingly for him during his illness.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his beloved wife of 25 years, Lorena Pansy Boyd Bean.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of East Texas Foundation, 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, Texas. Online condolences maybe left at
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 8, 2017
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