Margaret Lawson

Margaret Lawson (Lawson)

Thursday, October 19th, 1922 - Sunday, September 20th, 2020
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Margaret G. Lawson, 97 of Salem, died on Sunday afternoon, September 20, 2020. She was born in St. Louis, Missouri on October 19, 1922, the dear daughter of the late Claude and Dora Lawson, and twin sister of the late Dorothy Hummer. Surviving are a nephew, John Hummer and wife Kathleen, of Smithville, TN. Miss Lawson was the great aunt of ChrisAnne Fults and Pamela Parham, of Smithville, TN; and the great-great aunt of Kayla Belk and Caleb Parham. She was retired from the tax department of Norfolk Southern Corporation. Miss Lawson was a member of First Church of Christ, Scientist as well as The Athenian Society. She was a volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House and Center in the Square. Funeral services will be conducted from the graveside, Evergreen Burial Park, at 2 PM Friday with Wanda Hancock officiating. Memorials may be made to First Church of Christ, Scientist (1155 Overland Road; Roanoke, VA 24015) or the Ronald McDonald House (2224 S. Jefferson Street; Roanoke, VA 24014). Online condolences may be made at www.oakeys.com.
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    Friday, September 25th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Friday, September 25th, 2020 2:00pm
    Evergreen Burial Park
    1307 Summit Ave.
    Roanoke, VA 24015
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Celi Stoutaamire

Posted at 10:21am
I was saddened to read that my long-time Roanoke College Elderscholar friend passed away. She was an amazing woman and one of my idols! I will miss seeing and talking with her, but will send many "love thoughts" her way. Love and sympathy to her survivors and friends from Celi Stoutamire.

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