Lawson, Robert Suddenly on Saturday, March 23, 2013. He was born July 31, 1939 in Chattanooga, TN to Samuel and Martha (Cooper) Lawson. Robert was raised in Chattanooga, TN and was known to his St. Louis friends as Bob and his family down home as Buck. He joined the Army
in 1958 after high school. Robert married Mary Lou and raised their family in St. Louis, MO. Robert spent his career at the FAA through Lambert International Airport. Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou (Ryterske) Lawson, son Kevin Lawson, parents Samuel and Martha Lawson and two sisters: Francis Owens and Bobbi Brown. Robert is survived by his devoted children Mark (Susan) Lawson and Kimberly (Stephen) Meyers; his loving grandchildren: Guinevere, Devin, Branden, Sean and Annie; his sisters: Inez (Frank) Coons, Ina Whitaker, Georgia (Carroll) Gray; his brother in law, Ronald Schlereth and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Services: A memorial service will be held at KUTIS FUNERAL HOME, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, Thursday, March 28, at 11 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday, 4-8 p.m.