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James Wells Lawson

Memphis, TN

2/29/1936 - 6/8/2018

James "Jim" Lawson passed away peacefully on Friday, June 8, 2018.

Jim was a retired hardwood equipment salesman and installer. He enjoyed reading and working on projects. He was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church and he was a US Army Veteran.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Wille Robert Lawson, Sr. and Beatrice Wells Lawson, and his brother, Wille Robert Lawson, Jr.

Jim leaves behind his wife of 50 years, Janet R. Lawson of Germantown, TN. He also leaves four children: Kathy Higginbotham (David) of Bartlett, TN, James W. Lawson, Jr, (Julie) of Bartlett, TN, Christopher Lawson of Germantown, TN, and David Higgins of Sarasota, FL. He had 13 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.

Visitation and services will be held at Asbury UMC on Friday, June 15 2018 at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. respectively. Tennessee Cremations Inc. has charge. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the .
Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 13, 2018
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