June 2, 2014
This correspondence comes to you at the request of the Adjutant General, Bishop Matthew Williams. It is with great regret that I inform you of the passing of Bishop Elton A. Lawrence, Prelate of the Canadian-Michigan Jurisdiction; the father of Bishop Dr. Welton L. Lawrence and First Lady Mae L. Blake; and the father-in-law of our Presiding Bishop, Bishop Charles E. Blake. The Lawrence and Blake families are in need of our fervent prayers at this time. The services for Bishop Elton Lawrence will be as follows:
All expressions of kindness to Bishop Welton L. Lawrence can be sent to the care of:
1920 West McNichols, Detroit, Michigan 48203
All expressions of kindness to Lady Mae L. Blake can be sent to the care of:
3045 Crenshaw Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
Attention: Mrs. Peaches Allen
The Adjutant General is requesting that all Hotel Accommodations and Ground Transportation needs for the General Board be emailed to me at firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Tuesday, June 3, 2014. The Adjutant General is requesting that all Bishops who will be attending the national celebration, please wear your “Class A” vestments. All National Adjutant brothers, who will be serving, please wear your "Class A" vestments. National Adjutant sisters who will be serving, please wear your white habits.
If I can assist you further, please call me at 501.960.1284.
In His Service,
Bishop Designate Robert G. Rudolph, Jr.
Scribe of the National Adjutancy