Carla (Conrad) Lawson(1952 - 2013)

HULL, Ill. - Carla Conrad Lawson, 60, of Hull, died Wednesday (Feb. 6, 2013) in her home.
She was born Aug. 20, 1952, in Hannibal, Mo., a daughter to Marion L. and Virginia Martin Conrad. She married David Lawson in September 1992 in Hannibal. He survives.
Carla was a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, old movies and especially liked watching John Wayne. She also liked to hold her dog "Sissy." She loved visiting and spending time with her family. She was a member of Oakwood Christian Church.
In addition to her husband, survivors include two sisters, Sheila Quinlin (Danny) and Marcia Davis; a stepdaughter, Kristi Chandler; a step-granddaughter, Kylie Chandler; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Rita Keith.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Alan Conrad.
SERVICES: 12:30 p.m. Monday in the James O'Donnell Funeral Home, Hannibal. Burial will be in Akers Chapel Cemetery, Kinderhook.
Pallbearers will be Christopher Flynn, Eric Flynn, Seth Vincent, Joe Beale, Jimmy Briseno, and Trevor Garner.
Honorary pallbearer will be Shannon Bishop.
VISITATION: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
MEMORIALS: or Oakwood Christian Church in care of the James O'Donnell Funeral Home.
ARRANGEMENTS: James O'Donnell Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed online at

Funeral Home

James O'Donnell Funeral Home, Inc. - Hannibal
302 S 5th Street  Hannibal, MO 63401
(573) 221-8188

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from Feb. 8 to Feb. 12, 2013