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Memory Chapel Funeral Home & Memory Hill Gardens

2200 Skyland Blvd East, Tuscaloosa, AL

OBITUARY

Barbara J. Lawson

November 16, 1943May 16, 2020

VANCE - Barbara J. Lawson, age 76, of Vance, Ala., died May 16, 2020 at her residence. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Memory Chapel with Bro. Dan Wiggins officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Hill Gardens with Memory Chapel Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider, directing. Visitation will be Friday, May 22, 2020, 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ray Lawson; daughter, Cathy Belcher; daughter-in-law, Jeannie Lawson; her parents; sister, Louise Earl; and brothers, Bill and Charly Lee. Survivors include her sister, Ruth Dills of Moody; sons, Steven Lawson of California and Keith Lawson of Texas; daughter, Stephanie Sims of Brookwood; son-in-law, Roger Belcher of Reform; six grandkids, Crystal Gaddy (Nick), Jessie Cooper, Brandon Anderson (Casey) Stacy Godfrey (John), Enley Elmore and Casey White; 22 great-grands and four great-great-grands, a number of nieces and nephews. Barbara was born in Oklahoma November 16, 1943. She moved to Alabama in ’75. She was a very compassionate lady. Mrs. Lawson dedicated her life to help others up to the end. Her calling was to care for the elderly and that she did. Barbara will be missed by all who knew her. Pallbearers will be Nick Gaddy, John Godfrey, Marty Hall, Roger Belcher, Rave Roper and Brandon Anderson, Jr.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation

    Friday, May 22, 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Saturday, May 23, 2020

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Committal Service

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Linda Odell

May 22, 2020

Barbara was my favorite aunt she tried being my mother but that didn't work very well Kathy and I would run and hide from her all the time the boy when she found us we got in trouble I loved her so much and I am so sorry love you all

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