Paul H. Lawson

Monday, March 20, 2006

Paul H. Lawson, 76, of Linton, passed away at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, March 19, 2006, at Linton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born Dec. 4, 1929 in Greene County, he was the son of Gilbert Lawson and Estella I. (Collins) Lawson. On May 27, 1967, he married Myra L. (Cooper) Lawson. She passed away Feb. 22, 2004.

He was a laborer and had retired in 1986.

Survivors include: a daughter Marlene K. Driskell of Brazil; a son Max A. Myers of Sherman, Texas; a step-son Chuck Rogers of Linton; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Harold Lawson and Don Lawson, both of Linton; and a sister Stella Fields of Solsberry.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Myra, a daughter Paula A. Myers, and three sisters, Ruby May Simmons Stidds, Corrin Mair and Erma Jean Sinders.

Funeral services will be at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel, Linton, at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday with Minister Jim Ramey officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, Linton.

Friends may call from 9-11:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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