James S. Lawson

September 29, 1944 - November 9, 2019

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James S. "Jim" Lawson, 75 of Cable, passed away, Saturday, November 9, 2019 in his home with his family by his side.
He was born September 29, 1944 in Urbana, the son of the late, Cecil Thomas and Mary Elizabeth (Hoffman) Lawson.
Jim served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict Era. He retired after many years of service with Honda of America.
He enjoyed volunteering in the community including, Habitat for Humanity, Kay Trout's kindergarten class and Simon Kenton Path Finders to name a few.
Jim is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Barbara (Helms) Lawson, his daughters, Tamara Ansley and Michelle (Wesley) Burhans; his grandchildren, Lauren Ansley and Jessica & Seth Burhans; a brother, Darrell (Donna) Lawson, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Habitat for Humanity, 955 N. Main St., Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Denise Lawson Hiter - Nov 14, 2019
Jim Lawson was my uncle one of my favorite uncles he never had a bad word to say about anybody he was always willing to lend a hand and help someone out and need he was very prominent in the community very well-loved by lots of people this is a sad time for us we will miss you Uncle Jim tell my mom hi when you get there and your brother Tom my dad I love you
Ronda M Taylor - Nov 13, 2019
I will miss Jim tremendously. He was such a kind, giving, and humble man. Barb, I love you both so very much and I am so sorry for your loss.
Carmen Scott - Nov 12, 2019
I am saddened to learn of the death of my friend Jim. He was a great person to know and work with on the bike trail. Barb, may you find comfort in knowing that others held him in high esteem.
Julie Willoughby - Nov 11, 2019
Mrs. Lawson, I’m so sorry for your loss. Your husband had such a big heart and would do whatever he could to serve others. Prayers of comfort for you and your family. Sincerely, Julie Willoughby
Amie Boyd - Nov 10, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. He will be deeply missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.
Carolyn Cox - Nov 10, 2019
So sorry! God must have needed another Rose in his Garden
Ginny Stanley - Nov 10, 2019
What a blessing to have known Jim as well as you. My loving prayers are with you and the family Barb. I shall always remember Jim as he appears in the accompanying photo. Blessings.
Jim Murnahan - Nov 10, 2019
I'm so sorry for you and your girls. If you need any thing just haller. Love you Barb. Lots of hugs and prayers.
Greg and Marcia - Nov 10, 2019
Blessings to you, Barb, and your precious family.What a legacy Jim leaves on this blue planet! We will meet him again..we love you all!!!

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