MOUNT AIRY — Ms. Virginia Laura Clark Lawson, 83, of Mount Airy, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at the Woltz Hospice Home. Ms. Lawson was born in Patrick County, Va., on June 21, 1930, to Johnnie Everett and Annie Laura East Clark. She was retired from Cross Creek Apparel. Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Greg Lawson and Christine Bruder of Lexington, Ky.; grandchildren, Amber Lawson and Jeremiah Lawson, both of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; a great-granddaughter, Madelyn Price; sisters, Nancy Woods of Bassett, Va., Frances Holt of Martinsville, Va., Rebecca Martin of Collinsville, Va., and Pauline Overby of Stuart, Va.; and a brother, John David Clark of Stuart. In addition to her parents, Ms. Lawson was preceded in death by a brother, William Clark. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at Moody Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Dennis "Bud" Cameron. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home, 945 Zephyr Road, Dobson, NC 27017. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.