Lawrence E. Dean, 90, died on Sunday (Sept. 1, 2013) at Holston Valley Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Carter-Trent Funeral Home, Kingsport. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Military graveside rites will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at Oak Hill Memorial Park. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery at 9:50 a.m.