David V. Lawson

David V. Lawson LUBBOCK-David V. Lawson, 87, of Lubbock died Sunday, March 17, 2013. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Lubbock Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Kenny Venable officiating. David was born on Dec. 4, 1925, in Waco, Texas, to Ruby and Minnie Louise Burdick Lawson. He was a WWII Navy veteran and retired after 37 years with the United States Postal Service. He was a charter member of the Hillcrest Country Club. He loved playing golf and his golf buddies, as well as horse racing. Survivors include three daughters, Judy Matlock of Azle, Texas, Peggy Freeman and husband Jesse of Lubbock, and Becky Taylor, also of Lubbock; two sisters, Virginia Young and husband Don of Lubbock, and Nancy Hagler of Temple, Texas; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Mar. 18, 2013