Obituary: Bobby LawsonJul 24th, 2013 | By Submitted | Category: Community News, Obituaries
Robert D. “Bobby” Lawson, age 62, died Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida.
A graveside funeral will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, July 26, 2013 in Evergreen Cemetery, Greenville, Florida. The family will receive friends Thursday from 5 – 7 PM at Beggs Funeral Home in Madison, Florida (850)973-2258.
He was born and raised in Greenville, He graduated from Greenville High School and attended N.F.J.C. where graduated from the EMT and Corrections School. He was a corrections officer with the Madison County Sheriffs Department, He loved to be outdoors, watch FSU football, baseball and all sports. He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Madison.
He is survived by his wife: Phyllis Newman Lawson of Madison: 2 sons: Christopher Robert Lawson of Greenville and James Michael Lawson (Lindsey) of Madison. 1 daughter: Jennifer Musser (Ed) of Valdosta; 2 sisters: Madeline (Noble) Ginn of Madison; 4 Grandchildren: Brandon Lawson, Jordan Lawson, Dilan Lawson, and Thad Lawson and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Special friends: Lorraine Warren of Greenville and Chuck, Cathy, Catie Jo Ale of Tallahassee.
He was preceded in death by a sister: Olivia “Tiny” Baggett.
Donations may be made to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd, Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Beggs Funeral Home Madisoin, Florida is in charge of arrangements 850-973-2258.