Funeral  services  for  Mr. Thurman Franklin Lawson, Jr.,
43,  of  Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held   at   1  P.M. on
Thursday,    February    21,    2008,    at    Anderson   -   Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial will follow
in the Lawson Family Cemetery  in the Big Bottom community of
Jackson County.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday  from  1 P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Thursday from 9 A.M until time of services.

Mr. Lawson passed away on Monday, February 18, 2008, at his

He   was   born   February   2,   1965,   in   Jackson  County,
Tennessee,   to   
Lorene Lawson   and   the late  Thurman F.
.     On  June  24,  1995,  he  was  married   to   Tracey
, who survives.

He   was   a   factory   worker   at   New  England  Classics in
Gainesboro, TN, and was affiliated with the Church of Christ.

In  addition  to  his  father,  he  was preceded in death by his
maternal grandparents:   Leslie and Johnnie Netherton;   and
paternal grandparents: Jay and Samantha Lawson.

Survivors  include  his  
wife:  Tracey Lawson of Gainesboro,
3  Sons:  Justin Loftis,  Tyler Loftis, and  Jay Lawson, all of
Gainesboro, TN;   
2  Daughters: Ashley Lawson and Destaney
Lawson, both of Gainesboro, TN;  his  
mother:  Lorene Lawson
of Gainesboro, TN;   and   
2   Sisters: Betty Buck and Elizabeth
Marling, both of Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Johnny Dennis and Bro. Dave Williams   will  officiate  at
the services.
© 2008 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home