Mr. Terry Lawson



Mr. Emmanuel Terry Lawson, age 44 of Stuart, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017. He was born in Patrick County on November 7, 1972 to the late Claude and Bennie Ruth Collins Lawson. In addition to his parents, Mr. Lawson was preceded in death a brother, Doug Lawson and an infant brother, Ray Lawson; and an uncle, Andy Inman. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Westfield, North Carolina. He truly loved his family as well as his church family. He enjoyed hunting, and always had a smile on his face.

Mr. Lawson is survived by his wife, Donna Adkins Lawson of the home; four brothers, Jimmy Lawson and wife, Janet, Odell Lawson and wife, Penny, Johnny Lawson and Stephanie Dunkley, Garland Lawson, all of Stuart; four sisters, Arlene Bullins and husband, Junior of Stuart, Lisa Rakes and husband, Chris of Claudville, Tammy George and Alan Moore of Stuart, Mary Parker and husband, Freddie of Florence Alabama; two aunts, Carlene Inman and husband, Junior and Lena Inman; an uncle, Paul Light; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with Pastor Tommy Nichols officiating. Burial will follow in Patrick Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at the funeral home, and at other times at the homeplace. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Terry Lawson Memorial Fund, c/o Moody Funeral Home, P.O. Box 307, Stuart, Virginia 24171. Online condolences may be sent by visiting