George C. Lawson, age 88, of Whiting, Indiana, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Sebo’s Nursing and Rehabilition Center, in Hobart, where he was a resident for 3 years.
He was the husband of the late Patricia Brown Lawson, father of Wanda (Pablo) Unate and the late Charlie L. Lawson, pawpaw of Michael Unate, and brother of Verbon, James, Dorothy, Lou, late Bill, late Edna Murl, and late Bobbie Jean, and son to late Elmer “Rip” Lawson and late Mary Jarmon Lawson.
George Lawson was born on April 18, 1931, in Albertville, where he will be laid to rest at Marshall Memorial Garden next to his wife and son. He worked at Youngstown until 1983 then he retired.
He was honorably discharged from the Army, where he served in the Korean War. George was an avid woodcrafter who made numerous items for his family and friends.
Friends are invited to meet with the family on Friday, May 3, from 11 a.m. until noon at Marshall Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Marshall Memorial Gardens.