Memorial services for Wayne H. Lawton, 72, of Cookeville, TN,
originally scheduled for Saturday, March 28, 2020, have been
postponed until a later date. The family has chosen cremation.
He passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the University
of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, TN.
He was born April 28, 1947, in Pawtucket, RI, to the late Albert
Forrest Lawton, Sr. and Betty Mo Mitchell Lawton. On
December 14, 2003, he was married to Carol Sue Dailey
Lawton, who survives. He was a truck driver, and served in the
U.S. Army. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his Wife: Carol Sue Dailey Lawton of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Son: Caleb Lawton of Cookeville, TN; 2
Daughters: Christina (Edward) Laquerre and Jaclyn (Tony)
McCloud, all of Cookeville, TN; 8 Grandchildren: Patrick, Eric,
Dylan, Amara, Marcus, Haven, Balon, and Kayson; 6 Great
Grandchildren: Gayvn, Alina, Abigail, Jaden, Logan, and Bailey;
1 Brother: Albert Lawton, Jr. of RI; 1 Sister: Janice Trottier of
RI; and several nieces and nephews.
Rev. Bill Haney will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Wounded Warriors Project by contacting the funeral home.
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