Bettye June (Moore) Lawson, age 74 of Eminence, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Daughter of the late Edgar James and Mattie Rena (Burton) Moore, Bettye worked at the Brunswick Corporation and she was a member of Elk Creek Missionary Baptist Church. Bettye was preceded in death by a son, Marc Ryan Lawson; a granddaughter, Justice Lawson; Brothers, Clyde Moore, Robert Moore, Warren Moore, James Moore and Lonnie Moore; and sisters, Evelyn Murray and Willie Schaefer.
Husband of 48 years: Joe L. Lawson of Eminence
Daughter: Neshia Mays and husband, Bently of Lexington
Granddaughters: Kortnie (Kyle) Antoszewski, Lauren Allen and Kara Lawson
Grandsons: Jordan (Zhengyu) Allen, Shawn Allen Jr., Shane Allen, Traiten Lawson and Ryan Lawson
Great-Granddaughters: Grace Allen and Elizabeth Antoszewski
Host of Nieces and Nephews
Funeral Service: 12 PM Noon on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at First Baptist Church, Eminence, officiated by Rev. Robert J. Fields with Rev. Charles H. Duncan, Jr. assisting.
Interment: Eminence Cemetery
Active Pallbearers: Janssen Johnson, James Murray, Michael Murray, Shawn Allen, Jordan Allen and Shane Allen
Honorary Pallbearers: Jeffrey Moore, Traiten Lawson
Visitation: 10 AM until service time on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at First Baptist Church, Eminence.
Arrangements entrusted to Prewitt Eminence Funeral Home.