Lawrence Joseph Reynolds II, the first child and son of Larry Joe Reynolds and Julia Marie Champ, was born on Thursday, May 9th, 1968 at 11:51 P.M. at Fairview General Hospital in Cleveland, Cuyahoga county, Ohio by Dr. Charles A. Obert. Little Joe weighed 6 lbs. 12 oz. and was 21 inches long. Julia was living on the outskirts of Cleveland, in North Royalton, with her mother while Larry Joe was stationed in Turkey with the United States Army.
His father did not see him until he was a little over 3 months old. He was almost a month old before his father was notified of his birth. At the age of three months his father returned from his tour in Turkey and moved him and his mother back to Texas.
Lawrence grew up and went to schools in Texas, Oklahoma, and Missouri. He graduated high school from Cooper High, in Abilene, Taylor county, Texas. He joined the United States Army at the age of eighteen and served with the Infantry in Fort Benning, Georgia and in Hawaii.
On May 15, 2004 Lawrence, or Joe as he is now called, married April Suzanne Buck, the daughter of Cliff Eliott Buck and Kathy Bates at the Prayer Tower in downtown Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas. Joe and April had a daugher, Annalise Marie Reynolds, born August 6, 2004 and another daughter, Joanna Nikole Reynolds, who was born on January 31, 2007. Both daughters were born in Titus County Regional Hospital in Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas.
Lawrence currently makes his home in Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas, with his wife and children