Mc Neil Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Lily Juanita Lawson
(June 11, 1922 - April 24, 2013)

Lily Juanita Lawson, age 90, of Sneedville, passed away Monday, April 24, 2013 at the home of her daughter Anita in Maryville, Tn. Anita was the primary caregiver for over 3 years. She was a member of Duck Creek Baptist Church. She was born on June 11, 1922. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Until declining health prevented her, she loved cooking, quilting, sewing, gardening and reading. She was preceded in death by her son, Gerald Lawson and wife Betty of Anderson, IN. and her husband, W. Kyle Lawson. She was happily married to Kyle for 54 years until his death in 1993. She is survived by; Her sons; Archie Lawson & wife Jody of Riverton, UT. and Charles (Danny) Lawson of Indianapolis, IN Her daughter; Anita Gantte & husband Andrew (Andy) of Maryville, TN. Grandchildren; Darryl Lawson and Dustin Lawson of Anderson, IN., David Lawson & wife Rebecca of Mesa, AZ. and Peter Lawson of Las Vegas, NV. She is also survived by 8 great- grandchildren

Juanita’s family would like to thank Amedisys Hospice Care for their valuable assistance in caring for her during the past several months.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Duck Creek Baptist Church in Sneedville, TN. Rev. Kester Bunch officiating Interment will follow in the Duck Creek Church Cemetery next to her husband Kyle. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 P.M. on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville, TN.

McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements