Doris M. Lawson, 77 of Harmony, passed away Dec.. 21, 2003 at 8:36am at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born May 29, 1926, in Clay County, the daughter of Fred Elmo Starr and Nema Zenor Starr. April 22, 1950 she married William A. Lawson, he preceded her in death. She was a homemaker, and devoted mother and grandmother. She enjoyed cooking Sunday dinners for her family and crocheting.
She is survived by her children, Michael Lawson, James D. Lawson and wife Beverly, Ron Lawson and wife Debbie, Janet Eaglin and husband Brad; 7 grandchildren, Jeremy Lawson, Jennifer Lawson, Breanne Lawson, Brandon Lawson, Brittany Lawson, Brett Lawson, and Starla Eaglin; nieces, nephews and other extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 4 sisters, Wilma Hendrix, Eva Graf, Maxine Purcell, Josephine Smith, and one brother Fred Starr.
Services will be held Tuesday at 12 noon at French Funeral Home with Rev. William Price officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10-12 prior to services.