Lawrence Edward "Road Dog" Davenport

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Mr. Lawrence Edward “Road Dog” Davenport, 57, of Lewisburg, TN, died Tuesday, March 6, 2018. A native of Williamson Co., he was a son of the late Thomas Clark Davenport and Sara Lena Thomas Davenport who survives. Mr. Davenport was a furniture upholsterer.

Survived by his mother, Sara Thomas Davenport of Eagleville; his life partner, Vivian Gill of Lewisburg; a daughter, April Wilkins of Murfreesboro; four sons, Anthony and Thomas Davenport of Columbia, Bryce Gill of Lewisburg, Joshua Wilkins of Carthage; seven sisters, Sarah Ann Moore of Eagleville, Brenda Moore of Lewisburg, Carolyn Beard of Santa Fe, Dorothy Love of Columbia, Deborah Biederman of Columbia, Sandra Thoni of Columbia and Kathy McKennon of Mt. Pleasant; three brothers, Larry Davenport of Lewisburg, Joseph Davenport of Lewisburg and Jasper Davenport of College Grove; eight grandchildren, Andrew Davenport, Adrien Davenport, James Hicks, Shauna Hicks, Chloe Davenport, Mason Davenport, Landon Britt and Baylee Britt.

The family will receive friends on Friday, March 9, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be scheduled by the family at a later date.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 ( in charge of the arrangements.