MOUNT VERNON — Dennis L. Lawson, 53, of Mount Vernon died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon, May 27, 2010, in the emergency room at Knox Community Hospital.
He was born May 19, 1957, in Richlands, Va., son of the late Robert E. and Evelyn G. (Jamison) Lawson. Dennis was a welder by trade. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his co-workers and friends.
Dennis is survived by his brothers, Leonard Lawson of Richlands, Va., and Micheal Lawson of Mooresville, N.C.
In addition to his parents, Dennis was preceded in death by a brother, Robert E. Lawson Jr.
In following with Dennis’ wish, his ashes will be buried in the Hankins Cemetery in Richlands, Va., at a later date.
Condolences or special memories may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Dennis L. Lawson.