|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1943|
|Death: ||Jun. 20, 2002|
CHURCH HILL - Roy Lawson, 58, died Thursday morning (June 20, 2002) at Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital following a brief illness.
He was a lifelong resident of Church Hill and a construction engineer with Custodis out of Chicago, Ill. He was an avid ham radio operator under License #KG4G0P. He loved to play his guitar.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Treva Vaydak; his son, Brian Lawson; great-granddaughter, Alisha Fink; and his father, the Rev. Sturn Lawson.
Surviving are his wife, Jeanette Lawson, of the home; mother, Mrs. Ilene Lawson, Mount Carmel; sons, Ellis Lawson and wife, Glenda, Church Hill and LeRoy Lawson, Knoxville; grandchildren, Jamie Fink, Rex Fink, both of Hawaii, Chad Vaydak, Texas, Katy Lawson and Roy Lawson, both of Church Hill; great-grandson, Ethan Fink; sisters, Ruby Sizemore and husband, Earl and Kathy Beasley and husband, Jim, all of Rogersville; brothers, John Lawson and Dwayne Lawson, both of Mount Carmel, and B.J. Lawson and wife, Patsy, Church Hill; a very close friend, Bob Jenkins, Church Hill; along with several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Carter-Trent Funeral Home, Church Hill. Friends may also call anytime at the residence, 503 Carolina St., Church Hill.
Services will be conducted at 8 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Andy Sensabaugh officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday at Morning Star Church Cemetery (Church Hill).
Sturm Reece Lawson (1922 - 1998)
Gladys Ilene Christian Lawson (1925 - 2012)
Jeanette Christian Lawson (1938 - 2013)
Treva Lawson Vaydak (1960 - 1996)*
LeRoy Edward Lawson (1962 - 2009)*
Elvis Glen Lawson (1963 - 2013)*
Bryan Howard Lawson (1966 - 1967)*
Roy H Lawson (1943 - 2002)
Benny Joe Lawson (1947 - 2007)*
Ricky D. Lawson (1961 - 2009)*
Morning Star Cemetery
Created by: Ronny Ferrell
Record added: Feb 25, 2008
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