Mr. Ralph F. Lawson, age 72, of Manchester, formerly of Tullahoma, passed away Friday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
A native of Winchester, he was the son of the late J.W. and Frances Ford Lawson.
He was a retired mechanic and gas station operator and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Randy “Duck” Lawson in 2008.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Linda Kilgore Lawson, one son; Mike (Pam) Lawson of Tullahoma, two grandchildren; Dwana Weddington of Tullahoma, and Josh (Chasity) Lawson of Hillsboro, three great-grandchildren; Jasmine, Chesney, and Salem, one sister; Geneva Argo, and one brother; Edwin Lawson.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday, from 4:30 until 9:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday, at 10:00AM in the chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home with Rev. Buck Frazier and Bro. Wayne Smith officiating.
Burial will follow in Concord Cemetery.
Tullahoma Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.