Mrs. Nancy M. Lawton

June 10, 1939December 25, 2016

Nancy M. (Stone) Lawton, age 77, of Fall River, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2016 in the Highlander. She was the wife of the late Gerald J. Lawton. Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Thomas and Helen (Stansfield) Stone, she was a lifelong resident of the city. She was a communicant of the former Sacred Heart Church A graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, class of 1957, she worked as a Cashier in several retail stores in the area before retiring in 1993. She also volunteered at Jerry’s Place, was as avid reader and enjoyed sewing and crocheting. She is survived by three sons, Gerald T. Lawton of Fall River, Michael J. Lawton of Acushnet, Christopher G. Lawton of Fall River; five brothers, Robert, Kenneth, Douglas, Geoffrey, and Daniel Stone; three sisters, Judith Alston, Jane Conti, and Brenda Anacleto, two grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She the sister of the late Thomas Stone. Private services are in the care of the Waring-Sullivan Home of Memorial Tribute at Cherry Place, Fall River. Contributions in her honor may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.


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Mrs. Nancy M. Lawton

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Doug Stone

June 23, 2017

Dear Nancy
Miss you most
be with you someday

Bob Stone

January 1, 2017

Dearest Nancy, During the planning for our Heavenly Family Reunion, Please save me a seat close to you.

Arthur Stone

December 31, 2016

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

December 27, 2016

You will be missed. You are now in heaven with Mom,Dad and Tom. I know some day we will see you again my beautiful sister.... we love you and will always be in our hearts and prayers..