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Newton Lawson
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Birth: 1911
Death: Oct. 7, 1933


MAN DAUGHTER DEAD FROM TOADSTOOL MEAL

A father and daughter died during the past week at College Corner from the effects of eating toadstools, and the mother and infant son are ill but expected to recover.

Bernice Lawson died last Wednesday and her father, Newton Lawson, succumbed Saturday afternoon at the home of his wife's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Coleman. They were buried Sunday afternoon in Keffer cemetery following funeral services in College Corner Holiness church.

The Lawson family at the toadstools believing them to be mushrooms at their home in Sharen ville before coming to College Corner, Wednesday.

Bernice died Wednesday evening.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Clemons Lawson (1865 - 1929)
  Orleanea F Lawson (1882 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Opal Coleman McPeek (1914 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  Bernice Lawson (1930 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Smith Lawson (1896 - 1978)*
  Margaret Eve Lawson Litchfield (1902 - 1989)*
  Newton Lawson (1911 - 1933)
  Edward Anderson Lawson (1913 - 1965)*
  Eugene McKinley Lawson (1918 - 2009)*
  Lester Earl Lawson (1921 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Keiffer Cemetery
Cottage Grove
Union County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Ronny Ferrell
Record added: Aug 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96235732
Newton Lawson
Added by: Ronny Ferrell
 
 
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- Ronny Ferrell
 Added: Dec. 13, 2013

- Ronny Ferrell
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013

- Ronny Ferrell
 Added: Aug. 29, 2012
 
 
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