Her children arise up, and call her blessed; Her husband also, and he praiseth her. Proverbs 31:28 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Katie J. Lawson on January 17, 2021 at the age of 63.
Katie lived in the Hubbard Springs Community in Jonesville, VA. She was employed for many years by Donnkenny Apparel. She enjoyed working in her flower garden and being a mamaw to her grandchildren and many other children in her neighborhood. Katie was a member of Seven Springs Church.
Katie is preceded in death by her grandparents Bill and Dosha Woodard, Ulyesse and Lillie Sexton; her father Hobert Woodard and infant sister Kathy Woodard.
Those left to cherish the memories of Katie are her husband of 48 years, Charles “Pete” Lawson, her children, Denise Lawson Glass and Johnny P. Lawson (Cristy); her grandchildren, Kaleb, Avery and Adilyn Lawson and Mason Glass. Katie is also survived by her mother Doris Woodard; brothers, Jackie, Jeff and Rocky Woodard; sisters, Vickie Woodard, Freda McKinney and Diane Thacker. She will also be missed by a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, January 22, 2021 at Bethel Cemetery in Jonesville, VA with Larry Wolfe officiating. Province Funeral Home of 42098 E. Morgan Ave. Pennington Gap, VA 24277 is in charge of the arrangements. Phone 276-546-2456 Province Funeral Homes are honored to be serving the family of Katie Jean Lawson.
Due to covid-19 state regulations, the casket will not be opened. Those attending the graveside service are asked to wear masks/facial covering. Social distancing guidelines will also be in place.
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