Shirley (Trent) Lawson died peacefully surrounded by her family on January 28, 2020 in Morristown, TN at the age of 82. Shirley was born on August 16, 1937 in Sneedville, TN to Mary Helton and James Ben Trent. She married Alfred Paul Lawson in 1959 and had 48 wonderful years of marriage. Shirley lived a life full of love for all those she met. She enjoyed bird-watching, gardening, and most of all spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Paul Lawson and daughter April Dawn Lawson
Shirley is survived by;
Her children; Donna Stewart (Jim), Alfred Paul Lawson Jr. (Lynda) and Tracy Lawson, all of Morristown, TN. Daughters, Kathy Walker (Nelson) of Springdale, AR, and Renee Nardon (David) of Taylors, NC.
Brothers; Kenny Trent and Keith Trent, both of Sneedville, TN
Sister; Lynda Trent of Sneedville, TN
Shirley loved her extended family that brought her so much joy. She was so proud of her 8 grand-children; TJ, Lesley, Joshua, Gabriel, Hanah, Charles, Trenton, Madison and 9 wonderful great-grandchildren
Memorial services will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the McNeil Funeral Home Chapel in Sneedville, TN
Rev. Terry Sizemore officiating
All are welcome to attend to celebrate Shirley’s life.
Interment will follow in the Lawson Cemetery
The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 P.M. on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the McNeil Funeral Home
Flowers and condolences may be sent to McNeil Funeral Home, Sneedville, TN
Online condolences can be made at www.mcneilfuneralhome.com
McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements
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