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Marcella Louise Lawson Cornwell
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1921
Pulaski
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 2012
Front Royal
Warren County
Virginia, USA

Marcella Louise Lawson Cornwell, age 91, of Front Royal, Virginia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Heritage Hall Nursing Home.

Funeral services will be private. Arrangements are being handled by Turner Robertshaw Funeral home, 1200 N. Shenandoah Ave, Front Royal, VA 22630.

Mrs. Cornwell was born in Pulaski on February 12, 1921, a daughter of the late James William and Dora Belle Shepherd Lawson.

She was retired from Avtex Fibers where she worked as a Spinner.

She is survived by her sons, James Donald Irwin of AR, Philip Eugene Irwin of Strasburg and Robert Edwin Irwin of Front Royal; her daughter, JoAnn Grove of Front Royal; her brother, Frederick Lawson of Blacksburg; her 13 grandchildren and her 14 great-grandchildren.

She was previously married to the late James William Irwin from 1935 - 1960.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Cornwell was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Martin Cornwell; her son, Lawrence William Irwin; her step-son, Richard Cornwell; and her sisters, Kitty Linkous, Dorothy Lucas, Loretta Woodring, and Elizabeth Thompson.

An obituary was published in the Northern Virginia Daily on Thursday, November 8, 2012.
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 Parents:
  James William Lawson (1881 - 1954)
  Dora Belle Shepard Lawson (1884 - 1972)
 
 Spouses:
  Cecil Martin Cornwell (1925 - 1991)
  James William Irwin (1915 - 1996)
 
 Children:
  James Donald Irwin (1936 - 2013)*
  Lawrence William Irwin (1938 - 2010)*
 
 Sibling:
  Marcella Louise Lawson Cornwell (1921 - 2012)
  Dorothy Frances Lawson Lucas (1925 - 2009)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Panorama Memorial Gardens
Waterlick
Warren County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: dMf
Record added: Nov 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100341968
Marcella Louise <i>Lawson</i> Cornwell
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