Hubert F. “Peanut” Lawson, passed away on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, in a Chattanooga hospice facility.
He was born on April 12, 1948, to the late Ralph E. and Alta L. Lawson.
He was of the Christian faith and retired as a concrete finisher and construction worker. Peanut loved listening to music, going to flea markets and yard sales and keeping everyone around him smiling.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory one son, Franklin Jr. Lawson; daughter, Tammy Lawson; sister, Ann Adcock (Danny); brother, Tommy Lawson (Janice); half-brother, Matt Evans; grandson, Torrey Lawson; two nieces, Rhonda Cheek and Karen Lawson; aunt, Widdie Morris; and four special friends: Bill Sexton, Charles and Gladys Rogers and Rex Wilson. In addition to these, he leaves behind several cousins and extended family members and friends.
The funeral is planned for Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Community Hall Church located at 1305 6th St. NE, Cleveland, TN 37311, with Pastor Ronnie Ledford officiating. Interment will follow the service at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Robert Cheek, Mike Paschke, Mike Goodwin, Freddie Straton, Billy Swafford, Andy Coffey and Dale Shafer will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends at the church on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and also from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service time on Tuesday.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Peanut or your condolences with his family at his online guestbook located at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Lawson family with these arrangements.