She was the daughter of the late Lester and Pearle Cartwright. She was preceded in death by her sister, Oletha Vaughn; and brother-in-law, Tommy Vaughn.
She worked as a beautician and loved to buy and sell antiques. She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband, Lynwood Lawson; sons: Lyn Lawson and wife, Melissa, of Cleveland and Heath Lawson and wife, Heather, of Ooltewah; one grandson, Ryan Lawson; brother, Lester Cartwright Jr. of Sanford, Fla.; and nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held Monday, March 10, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Sunset Memorial Gardens with Pastor B. J. Miller officiating.
Arrangements are being handled by Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Cleveland.
Online condolences may be sent to www.serenityfunerals.com.