James C.Lawson, Sr.: Husband of the late Bessie Gladys Lawson (nee Hill). Father of Sonja (Earl) Corell, Sharlene Mack and James C. (Donna) Lawson, Jr.. Also survived by 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Brother of the late Thomas Lawson and the late Marie Hale. Passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at the age of 86 years. Graveside services with Masonic Honors will be at Arlington Memorial Gardens (Mt. Healthy) on Friday at 2:00 PM. Please meet inside the Compton Rd. gate at 1:45. If so desired, memorials may be directed to the Alzheimers Association. Miller-Busse & Borgmann Funeral Home serving the family.