2009-08-15 / Obituaries

Bert Selby Lawson

Bert Selby Lawson, 53, formerly of Reynoldsburg, died August 5, 2009, at his mother's home in Hebron.

He was born November 28, 1955, in Circleville, the son of the late Bert Lawson, Jr. and Joann E. (Adams) Lawson of Hebron. On November 1, 1980, Bert was united in marriage to Sherry Pauline (West) Lawson who survives.

Also surviving are a son,


Adam Selby Lawson of Somerset; daughter, Tonya Jo Thurston and husband Philip of Mt. Perry; two grandsons, Aidan and Avery Thurston; two brothers, Dana Lawson of Hebron and Brian Lawson of Reynoldsburg; two nephews, Chad Springs and Cade Lawson; two nieces, Kierra Lawson and Holly Lawson; many friends; and beloved companion, Chevy.

His father; grandparents, Hazel and Bert Lawson, Sr.; and many aunts and uncles preceded Bert in death.

Bert was a self-employed truck driver and retired truck driver for Anderson Concrete, Columbus.

Funeral services were held August 10, 2009, at the Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly with Rev. W. James Acord officiating. Burial followed in Evergreen Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Boyer Funeral Home, 125 West Second Street, Waverly, Ohio 45690. www.boyerfuneral. com

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