Phyllis Florence Lawson, 79, Cynthiana, Ky., died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Hospice Care Center in Lexington, Ky.
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She was born in Bourbon County, Ky., Jan. 25, 1934, to the late John H. and Molie Stivers Florence. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and First United Methodist Women, was a retired bookeeper for Begley Drugs and Cynthiana Home Medical.
Her husband, Lester Lawson, son, Chris K. Lawson and three sisters, Garnetta Florence, Janie Williams and Nellie Holland preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Barry (Lisse) Lawson, Lexington, Ky.; and one daughter, Cindy Lawson Traylor, Cynthiana; four grandchildren, Robert Lawson, Nathan (Hope) Lawson, Zachary Traylor and Shelby Traylor.
Services were held Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home by the Rev. Donald Scilley and the Rev. Mike Coppersmith. Burial was in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church.
Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home
112 North Walnut Street
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on Nov. 7, 2013