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
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.
Lawson. On June 24, 1995, he was married to Tracey
Lawson, 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
his paternal grandparents: Jay and Samantha Lawson.
Survivors include his wife: Tracey Lawson of Gainesboro,
TN; 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
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