|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1913|
|Death: ||Sep. 12, 1993|
Daughter of Ira Thomas Shields and Motie Ordel Gray.
Sister of James David Gray, Emmett Lee, Allen, Russell, Ray, Glenn, and Edwin (her twin).
Married to Harold D Lawton.
Mother of 8 children: son, Unnamed; daughter, Dorothy and husband Richard Scovill Sr.; son, Earl Eugene and his wife Lillian; daughter, Hattie Harris and husband John Harris Sr; son, Robert; son, Jack; daughter, Pat; daughter, Brenda. Many grandkids, great-grandkids, and great-great-grandkids.
Obituary from newspaper:
Edna Lawton, 80, died Sept. 12, 1993, in the Independence Health Care Center, where she lived. Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Carson Independence Chapel; burial in the Lee's Summit Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today at the chapel. Mrs. Lawton was born in Pleasant Hill in Cass County and was a lifelong area resident. Survivors include two sons, Earl Lawton, Deepwater, Mo., and Jack Lawton, Missouri; three daughters, Dorothy Scoville, Raytown, Patty Jenkins, Sunrise Beach, Mo., and Brenda Canterbury, Holden, Mo.; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Kansas City Star, The (MO) - Tuesday, September 14, 1993
Ira Thomas Shields (1879 - 1941)
Motie Ordel Gray Shields (1880 - 1946)
Harold Donald Lawton (1907 - 1971)
Unnamed Infant Boy Lawton (1927 - 1927)*
Dorothy May Lawton Scovill (1928 - 2005)*
Earl Eugene Lawton (1930 - 2004)*
Robert Lee Lawton (1931 - 1989)*
Hattie Marie Lawton Harris (1932 - 1991)*
Jack Dean Lawton (1933 - 1999)*
Patricia Ann Lawton (Cross) Jenkins (1940 - 2013)*
James David Gray (1900 - 1969)*
Emmett Lee Shields (1904 - 1983)*
Allen Shields (1906 - 1973)*
Russell Shields (1908 - 1910)*
Ray Shields (1909 - 1967)*
Glenn Shields (1911 - 1973)*
Edna Shields Lawton (1913 - 1993)
Edwin Shields (1913 - 1969)*
Lee's Summit Historical Cemetery
Plot: Addition 5, Block 16, Lot 8, Grave WSW
Created by: Sherry
Record added: May 16, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8765933