Obituary of Richard Laverne Lawson
General Richard L. Lawson 12/19/1929-1/20/2020
Following his 70th wedding anniversary in August and his 90th birthday in December, Dick flew this life's final mission on January 20th. He is celebrated and held in the hearts of his bride Joan, their children and grandchildren, and extended family of the USAF, the Armed Forces, the National Guard and the mining community in which he was honored to serve and contribute. A memorial service will be held Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 9:00 am at Ft. Myer Old Post Chapel interment Arlington National Cemetery. A reception will be held at Arlington.