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Rev Robert T Lawson
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1923
Death: Nov. 19, 2008

Information published in: Obituaries
November 21, 2008
The Goldsboro News-Argus

Age 84, died Wednesday in Pinehurst; born in Goldsboro to Thomas J Lawson and Gladys Burnette Wilson Lawson; attended Catholic University of America; ordained a Catholic priest for the Diocese of Raleigh February 2, 1962; actively served as a priest of the Raleigh Diocese for 46 years, even after his retirement in 1999; served as coordinator of Our Lady of the Hills Camp in Hendersonville during his priestly life, along with numerous other noteworthy positions; a fourth degree Knight of Columbus in NC; member of Lion's Club International, serving as District J Governor in NC.

Survived by sisters Marie Lawson (Sam Jr) Jernigan and Dolores Lawson (Jack) Harris, brothers John Walter Lawson, Father Joseph Douglas Lawson, and Mark Edward Lawson, and a host of nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions should be directed to Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, P.O. Box 1768, Pinehurst, N.C. 28370. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas J Lawson (1897 - 1989)
  Gladys Burnette Wilson Lawson (1905 - 1988)
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
Goldsboro
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Volunteer #46577499
Record added: Sep 12, 2009
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Rev Robert T Lawson
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Rev Robert T Lawson
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Rev Robert T Lawson
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Thanks for your service to the Rocky Mount Luncheon Lions Club and as Governor of District 31-J, International Lions Club.
- Lions of North Carolina
 Added: Aug. 27, 2014
Father Lawson was State Chaplain and encouraged all Knights to become a 4th Degree Member.
- Fred Winner
 Added: Dec. 11, 2010
Father Lawson was a very dedicated and active member of council #4600 in Rocky Mount for 10 years before he moved.
- Fred Winner
 Added: Dec. 11, 2010
 
 
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