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Cleo Lawson

Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Cleo Lawson, 94, of Linton, passed away Monday, Aug. 28, 2006 at Linton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Born Feb. 17, 1912, in Linton, she was the daughter of Homer and Maymie (Blakley) Curnutt.

She was a homemaker and attended Friendly Grove Baptist Church in Coalmont.

Survivors include: two brothers, Homer Curnutt of Griffith and Russell Curnutt of Seminole, Fla.; a sister, Virginia Duncan of Linton, three grandchildren, Glen Lawson of Auburn, Maine, Scott Lawson of Prosperity, W.Va., and Kim Lawson Kohr of Upper Jay, N.Y.; and three great-grandchildren, Jedidiah Lawson, Grace Lawson, and Emma Kohr.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Lawson; her parents; a son, Richard Lawson; a brother, Lewis Curnutt; and two sisters, Maxine Greenwood and Ruth Carmicheal.

Graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today at Fairview Cemetery with Pastor Harold Thomas officiating.

Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.