Obituary of Linda Ruth Houston Lawson
Graveside services for Linda Ruth Houston Lawson, age 63, of Wedowee will be held on Saturday, January 30, 2021, at 1:00 PM at Zion’s Rest Baptist Cemetery with Rev. William Phillips officiating and Benefield Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM on Friday, January 29, 2021.
Ms. Lawson passed away Friday, January 22, 2021, at Tanner-East Alabama Medical Center in Wedowee.
Survivors include: two sons, Nicholas Lawson of Carrollton, GA, and Jeffrey Lawson of Wedowee; six grandchildren; five sisters, Ethel Houston of Anniston, Tressie Ware of Roanoke, Joann Stone and Beverly Bailey, both of Wedowee, and Alice Berry (Sandy) of Phenix City; and a host of nieces of nephews.
Pallbearers will be Ms. Lawson’s nephews.
A Randolph County native, Ms. Lawson was born on August 8, 1957, the daughter of Wesley and Mae Tom Williams Houston. She was a member of Zion’s Rest Baptist Church and was employed by Mohawk Industries. Ms. Lawson was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Leon Houston, William Houston, Martin Houston, and James Houston; and a niece, LaShonda Houston.