Funeral services for Stella Ruth Lawson, 75, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday, May
22, 2011, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 3 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Sunday from 1 P.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at the
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.
She was born December 15, 1935, in Jackson County, TN,
to the late William K. Lawson and Ova G. Lawson. She was a
homemaker, and a member of the Hurricane Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 3
Brothers: Cecil Lawson, James “Wink” Lawson, and Walter
Fowler “Hooch” Lawson; and 2 Sisters: Bonnie Eugene
Lawson and Thelma Aline Craven.
Survivors include 1 Brother: Harley Lawson of Gainesboro,
TN; and 2 Sisters: Virginia Burris of Gainesboro, TN, and Lee
Hajdasz of Bloomington Springs, TN. Several nieces and
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. James Bybee will officiate at the services.
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