Doris A. (Burke) Lawson, 70, Gas City, died at 4:40 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013 in her residence. She was born in Big Stone Gap, Virginia to the late Woodrow and Pauline (Collins) Burke. She married Ralph Robert Lawson on July 6, 1957. He survives.
She was a homemaker who enjoyed bowling and taking care of her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Ralph Robert Lawson, Gas City, IN; daughters, Linda (Dale) McCoy, Tennessee, Sebrina (Mark) Burnett, Gas City, IN; sons, Robert (Loretta) Lawson, Gas City, IN, Roger Lawson, Gas City, IN, Donald (Rachel) Lawson, Marion, IN, Ralph Lawson, Jr., Gas City, IN; 15 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; sister, Mary Mest, Marion, IN; brother, Darrell Hunter, Rincon, GA; half sisters, Paula Fritch, Marion, IN, Barb Hunter, Gas City, IN.
Preceded in death by her brother, Charles Burke; sister, Peggy Lawell, Margaret Maddox; grandchild, William Lawson.
Funeral Service will be at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, Indiana with Rev. Henry Favorite officiating.
Visitation will be Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 4-7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Cancer Services of Grant County, Tower Suites, 305 S. Norton Avenue, Marion, IN 46953 or Family LifeCare, 705 S. Baldwin Avenue, Marion, IN 46953.
Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.
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