Lauren Sechriest Obituary

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Lauren Sechriest

September 19, 1939 - July 20, 2014
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Lauren E. Sechriest, age 74 died on July 20, 2014 after a long, hard fought battle against Parkinson's. He was born in Ensley on September 19, 1939. Lauren graduated from Ensley High School and from the University of Alabama with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He was a member of Delta Chi Fraternity. After graduation he moved to Texas where he worked for Ling Timpco Vought, a defense contracting company, until February 1971, when he married and moved back to Birmingham and began working for Southern company until he retired. Lauren was a quiet, unassuming man who was always loyal and steadfast. He often did for others without...
Lauren E. Sechriest, age 74 died on July 20, 2014 after a long, hard fought battle against Parkinson's. He was born in Ensley on September 19, 1939. Lauren graduated from Ensley High School and from the University of Alabama with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He was a member of Delta Chi Fraternity. After graduation he moved to Texas where he worked for Ling Timpco Vought, a defense contracting company, until February 1971, when he married and moved back to Birmingham and began working for Southern company until he retired. Lauren was a quiet, unassuming man who was always loyal and steadfast. He often did for others without fanfare, never telling anyone what he had done.

Lauren was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Carrie Sechriest and his son Craig Sechriest. He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years Kathy Sechriest.

Graveside services will be on Wednesday, July 23rd at 2:00 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery.

The family request in lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Lauren Sechriest be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinsons Research, Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, NY, NY 10163-4777


Arrangements under the direction of Ridout's Valley Chapel, Homewood, AL.

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