Emma L. Mason Lawson, 90, passed away April 4, 2013, at Tennova LaFollette Health & Rehabilitation Center in LaFollette.
Born in Morgan County, she was preceded in death by her parents, Lucian and Rosa Lowe; the father of her children, Hobert Mason; second husband, Curtis Lawson; son, Donald Mason; infant daughter, Cora; grandchildren: Jonathon Newport and Johnny Wayne Mason; infant great-grandchild, Shyann Mason; brothers: Fred, Stanley, and Turney Lowe; and son-in-law, Dennis Newport.
She was a member of Smokey Creek Baptist Church.
She is survived by her children: Rhondy Mason and wife, Lorene, Geraldine Newport and husband, Carol, Mattaline Newport, and Charlene Hatfield and husband, Bob, all of Huntsville, Charles Mason and wife, Cheryl, and Alene Phillips and husband, Zendle, all of Oneida, Arnold Mason and wife, Anita, of LaFollette, and Maxine Wilson of Maryville; 21 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, brother, Anzel Lowe of Morgan County; sister, Maxine; special friend, Ida Phillips; and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted April 6, in the chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville with Bro. Edmond Lowe officiating. Music was provided by The Richardson Family, and Jimmy Ray Lloyd. Graveside service was conducted April 7, at Hazel Valley Cemetery.
Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville had charge of arrangements.