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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