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Stanley Lawson, 67

Stanley Lawson, 67, of Columbia, died Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:32 A.M. at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow.

He was born August 2, 1952 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Ernest M. and Alta Edmonds Lawson.  Stanley attended Trinity United Methodist Church, was an Outreach Specials at Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency and an active member of the Patriot Guard Riders.  Some of his interests included riding his motorcycle, photography and woodworking.  Stanley deeply loved his family and will be remembered as a kind, helpful and loving person who gave everything he had to the people with whom he worked.

Survivors include his wife Peggy Burton Lawson of Columbia; son Landon Rayburn of Bowling Green; daughters Missy Grider and her husband Todd and Dr. Janice M. Coffey all of Columbia; grandchildren Neal Rayburn and Paige Grider; brothers Larry Joe Lawson of Indianapolis and Jerry Marshall Lawson of Fort Wayne, Ind; sister Lynette Price of Russell Springs; several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral Service Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Bennett and Neal Rayburn officiating.

Burial will followed in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Casket Bearers: Dustin Harvey, Randy Abernathy, Josh Price, Troy Hancock, Alex Hancock and Larry Rooks.

Honorary Casket Bearers: Shad Giles, Ricky White, Ron Stamper and Wesley Melson.

Memorials are requested to Relay for Life, Gideon Bibles or to Trinity United Methodist Church Building Fund.  These may be left at the funeral home.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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