David Henry LawsonOctober 30, 1949 ~ August 23, 2017 (age 67)
David Henry Lawson, 67, of Elizabethtown, KY lost is multiyear battle with cancer & passed peacefully at home surround by family on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.
Mr. Lawson was born on October 30, 1949 in Pekin Illinois at Pekin Hospital to Mae and James Lawson. Dave attended Pekin School District schools including Pekin Community High School. He was retired from the United States Army having served 22 years where he was also a veteran of Vietnam and Saudi Arabia/Iraq. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Masons, a Kentucky Colonel, and he enjoyed boating & fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Myra Jean Thomas; one daughter, Cassandra Rose Lawson; his son-in-law,
David Bradley Walker; and his sister Cindy Bradshaw.
He is survived by two daughters, Jennifer Lynn Balint of La Grange, KY, Jolene Christien Walker of Elizabethtown, KY; one son, Jeffrey Glenn Lawson of San Francisco, CA; one sister, Nancy Johnston of Quad Cities, IL; several grandchildren, family & many friends.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY.