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“David and I extend our hearts and prayers to all of Lona's beloved family.She was a remarkable woman who left an indelible mark on the souls of all...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Cheryl Etheridge - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Thoughts and prayers are with you Andy and your family during this time.We are in that time of life; it isn't easy but the love and the memories are...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: athena irland - Huger, SC

“Our thoughts, prayers and deepest sympathy to the family. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Alton and Lynda Connor - NC

“What a wonderful & long lasting friend Lona was. She & Al stood up for us when Gene & I married way back in1953. They were the happiest married...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Lou Geiger - Hernando, FL

“What a special lady she was. My condolences to the family, you are in my prayers. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Burrows - Charleston, SC

“So sorry for your loss. Lona was a dear sweet person. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Connie King - Anderson, SC

“To the family of Mrs. Lona: We are so saddened to hear of your loss, but we are rejoicing that Mrs. Lona is with Jesus! We first met her at SIBC many...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Andrew & Janet Coleman - TN

“Lona was a such a light. I don't remember exactly when we developed a friendship that turned out a kinship. I loved her with all my heart. I was so...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Jondrea Speaks - Anderson, SC


Lona C. Lacour, 90, of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, formerly of Anderson, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Friday, October 2, 2020. A private funeral service will be held Monday, October 12th. Interment will be in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. To view the service please visit https://youtu.be/3QaCNjuybdk Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Lona was born November 30, 1929 in Somerset, Kentucky, daughter of the late John Price Cawley and the late Mary Meece Cawley. She grew up in Atlanta, Georgia, where she attended public schools. At age 50, she earned a BS degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry at the former Baptist College of Charleston, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She held many different jobs during her working career - that of telephone long distance operator, customer service representative, cashier's office supervisor with Southern Bell Telephone Co., and later bank teller, laboratory technician, and legal secretary, before retiring in 1990.

She was an active member of Scripture Gleaners Sunday School Class at Sullivan's Island Baptist Church for ten years, before relocating to Anderson, South Carolina. Mrs. Lacour was predeceased by her husband, Albert A. Lacour, Jr., infant daughter, Jeanne Rene' Lacour, son Arthur C. Lacour, daughter, Lona Ann Lacour, brother William Donald Cawley.

Lona especially loved her family, home, church and friends. She enjoyed playing bridge and was a charter member, along with her husband, of the Pleasant Swingers Square Dance Club of Mt. Pleasant. Survivors include, son Albert A. Lacour III (Laura); five grandchildren, A.A. Lacour IV (Meredith) , Shay D. Lacour, A. Christopher Lacour, Jr.(Kelly), Nicholas A. Lacour (Sarah), William J. Schmitt; four step grandchildren, Stacey Scoggan, Johnathan Scoggan (Amber), Emma C. Owens (Max), Amber Connor; great grandchildren, J. W. Scoggan and Jack D. Lacour, and several nieces and nephews.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Heart Assoc. of SC Memorial Processing Center 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA, 23060 or to a charity or church of one's choice.