NEW BERN - Jaxson Elliott McLawhorn, better known as "Baby Jax" 20 months old, gained his angel wings March 21, 2014.
Jax was born on June 29, 2012 to Justin and Amber McLawhorn. Blessed with a smile that would absolutely melt your heart, Jax had a passion for Mickey Mouse Club House, his music box that lulled him to sleep every night, and his big block music box.
Jax is survived by his parents, Justin and Amber McLawhorn and his big brother Layn. His paternal grandparents, Aaron and Carla McLawhorn of New Bern; maternal great-grandparents, Harvey and Sally Rouse of Trenton; paternal great-grandmother, Jane McLawhorn of New Bern; his uncles, Zachary and Philip McLawhorn, both of New Bern; many aunts, uncles and cousins and special family friends Eddie "Big E" Jean "Mama Jean" Adams, and Bryan Cherry, along with their family pet Cletus.
Visitation will be held from 1–3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014, followed by his funeral service at 3 p.m. at Cotten Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park.
Please make donations to Riley's Army in Jax' memory to P. O. Box 720, Winterville, NC 28590.
Online condolences may be made to the McLawhorn family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home.
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