May 28, 1923 ~ April 7, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

William Henry Lawson, age 97, of Glasgow, died Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow. He was born in Glasgow on May 28, 1923, to the late Jonathan Leslie Lawson and the late Elizabeth (Abner) Lawson. Mr. Lawson was a farmer and a retired school bus driver. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in WWII,

He is survived by two daughters, Sharon Taylor (Mike) and Brenda Lawson, both of Glasgow; one son, Mike Lawson (Cindy) of Glasgow; four grandchildren, Casey Lawson (Bobby), Chris Taylor (Emma), Eric Taylor, and Haley Lawson; three great grandchildren, Alex Taylor, Cason Hayes, and Eden Conner; two step-grandchildren, Nolan Toohey and Logan Toohey; several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Olean (Pedigo) Lawson; one brother, Jessie Lawson; four sisters, Minnie Rutledge, Odell Gilpin, Zula Bunch, and Myrtie Hennion.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, April 13th at Wisdom Faith Community Church with burial in the Wisdom Faith Community Church Cemetery with military honors provided at graveside by DAV chapter 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Monday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and 11:00 AM until time for the services Tuesday at the church. To view the service via livestream, please visit www.facebook.com/crowfuneralhome

All those who wish to honor and remember Mr. Lawson in person at the service must wear a mask or other appropriate facial covering and practice physical distancing for the safety of those in attendance.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Lawson.

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  1. So sorry to hear about your Dad Brenda,Sharon ,Mike your Dad was a nice person I know he will be missed.Prayera
    Kathy Nason

  2. I am so sorry for your loss, Henry was such a sweet soul. Even though I didn’t know him all that well, every time I did see him he had a smile. I know that you all will miss him so much🥀💔

  3. Terry and I send our condolences. Henry was very special to us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  4. So sorry for your loss. Condolences to all. Loved to talk to Henry, we didn’t discover we had the same aunt and uncle until just a few years ago. I’m sure you all will miss him greatly!

  5. So sorry for your loss. Mr. Lawson was my bus driver for several years. I always enjoyed riding with him. He was a great man.

  6. So sorry for your loss…
    Brenda, May God Bless each and very one.
    Love you
    Connie and family

  7. We are so sorry to hear this. We loved him very much. He was such a cut up. Always loved being around him. Hugs and Love coming your way.
    Kenny and Kim Cannon

  8. Uncle Henry was a delightful person to be around. Everyone loved him. He was always had a mischevious grin on his face . I know he will be missed.

    See you on the other side of the great gulf Uncle Henry. I know you will be there.

  9. We are so sorry to hear of your father’s passing. It was a blessing to know him. Our prayers are with you during this time of loss.

    Charles and Nellie Gooden

  10. So sorry to hear of you Dad’s passing. We are praying for your peace and comfort in the coming days Sharon, Mike and Brenda.

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