Mr. James Clyde Lawson, age 79, of Stuart, VA, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017, at Blue Ridge Nursing Center. Mr. Lawson was born in Surry County on May 2, 1938, to the late Robert Harris Lawson and Novella Payne Lawson Culler. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and was a member of Temple Baptist Church. Among the many who will always cherish is memory is his devoted wife, Frankie Puckett Lawson; a daughter, Joan Marshall, a son, Ted Lawson; a granddaughter, Amanda Robertson and husband, Derrick; grandchildren, Toby Robertson, and Katelynn Robertson; a sister and brother-in-law, Lounell and Randall Noah; a brother and sister-in-law, Cager and Nancy Lawson; and a special friend, Wayne Sowers. In addition to his parents Mr. Lawson was preceded in death by four brothers, Claymore, Billy, Robert and Toby Lawson and followed in death by his son, Ted Lawson. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Temple Baptist Church by Rev. Zane Fishel. Burial will follow in Skyline Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday night from 6:00 to 8:00 at Temple Baptist Church.

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