Patricia “Patti” Ann McCormick Lawson, 69, of Douglasville, passed away Thursday, March 15, at her residence following a 54-year battle with cancer, having suffered five major cancers.
She was born Dec. 2, 1942 in Connellsville, Pennsylvania the daughter of the late Vane E. McCormick, Sr. and the late Martha Jane Herwick McCormick. She was a homemaker and a devoted member of Midway United Methodist Church in Douglasville. She was currently serving as Lay Delegate for the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Earl Cleveland Lawson of Douglasville; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Kent Kellar of Decatur; sons and daughters-in-law, Doug and Tina Lawson of Wesley Chapel, FL, Kenneth “Kenny” Lawson of Douglasville and Ethan Lawson; sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and David McJunkin of Wesley Chapel, FL; brother and sister-in-law, Vane E. McCormick, Jr. and his wife, Karen McCormick of South Carolina; 4 grandchildren, April Elizabeth Lawson, Phoebe Kellar, Madison Kellar, and Jullian Lawson; 3 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
The family will received friends at , Douglas
Chapel, Saturday, March 17.
Funeral Services were conducted Sunday, March 18, at the Chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home with Dr. Coy Hinton and Rev. Frank Boone was officiating. According to her wishes, she was cremated following the funeral service. In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Patti Lawson may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Messages of condolences to the family may be sent from www.jones-wynn.com.
Jones-Wynn Funeral Home, Inc., Cremation Service and Memorial Gardens of Douglasville in charge of arrangements. For more information, call 770-942-2311.