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3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
Fax: (417)-781-3916
Donna Lawson

Donna June Lawson (Weaver)

Friday, June 17th, 1932 - Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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Donna June Lawson graduated to her Heavenly Home February 4th, 2020 at
her home with her husband, Wayne, and her best friend, Debra Snoddy, at
her side.

She was a servant of the Lord for 87 years and was born in Stotts City,
MO, on June 17, 1932. She was a resident of Joplin, MO most of her life
and together she and her husband raised two children, Dr. Michael A.
Lawson (Becky), of Joplin, and Sherry L. Lawson Sullivan (Pat), of
Ransom Canyon, TX.

She was employed as a Nurse Assistant at Heritage House, in Miami, OK,
and Joplin House, in Joplin, and spent several years as a home health
worker for St. John's and Mercy Hospices. She was a member of Crossroads
Baptist Church, in Carthage, MO.

Donna loved visiting with her grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
She was also a life-long St. Louis Cardinals fan, seldom missing a
Cardinals broadcast.

She had four grandchildren, Bradley Potts (Heather) and Mathew Potts,
and Dr. Amy Lawson Fittje (Scott), of San Francisco, CA, and Dr. Beth
Lawson Oller (Dr. Michael), of Stockton, KS. She and Wayne had been
married for 71 years. Great-grandchildren are Lauren and Megan Potts and
Megan Pardy, Jaden and Grant Potts, and Lyla, Maya, Merrick and Noble Oller.
Visitation is scheduled for 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at Mason-Woodard
Mortuary, of Joplin, with Pastor Robert Morgan officiating at a
graveside service at 1 p.m. Friday at Osborne Memorial Cemetery, Joplin.
Rest in peace, Donna,

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 6th, 2020 | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    When
    Thursday, February 6th, 2020 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Location
    Mason-Woodard Chapel
    Address
    3701 East 7th Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
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  • Graveside Service

    Friday, February 7th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 7th, 2020 1:00pm
    Location
    Graveside Service at Osborne Cemetery
    Address
    33rd and McClelland Blvd
    Joplin, Missouri 64806
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    Officiant
    Pastor Robert Morgan
  • Interment

    Friday, February 7th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 7th, 2020 1:00pm
    Location
    Osborne Memorial Park Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Joplin, Missouri
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David Lowe

Posted at 07:15pm
Thinking of you Mr. Lawson and sending you and your family prayers and comfort. I remember fondly your wife making you delicious hamburgers for your break during our lessons at your studio. A wonderful memory of her and her love for you. Fondly, David Lowe
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Patricia Merry

Posted at 11:07am
So very sorry to hear of Donna's passing. Sincere condolences and prayers for family at this difficult time. Patty and Butch Merry
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With Love Sweet Family. Donna was a beautiful person inside and out.
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Steven Powers

Posted at 09:38am
Donna was always willing to share her time and compassion for those who needed her help. She served as a St. John's Hospice and Mercy Hospice volunteer for many years, providing respite and companionship to Hospice patients and their families. Donna had a strong Christian faith and loved the Lord with all her heart! Wayne and family, please accept my heartfelt sympathies for your loss. May God strengthen and comfort all of you. Steve Powers
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