AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Wednesday, December 31, 2001, at the Doctors Hospital, Mr. Willie James Lawson of Dickey Road. Funeral service will be held Saturday, January 5, 2002, at 3 p.m. at Thankful Baptist Church, Blythe, Georgia, with Rev. Martrise Mims officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. He was a native of Burke County. He was a retired mechanic and a member of the Thankful Baptist Church, Blythe. Survivors are one son, Willie Daniels, Augusta; one daughter. Lisa Crawford, Augusta; five sisters, Irene Lawson, Minnie Webb, Christine Jacobs, Lillie Mae Wilson, Clara Coleman, all of Augusta; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 M.L. King Jr. Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle January 5, 2002