Terry Lynn Lawson Williams, 56, was born on March 9, 1960, in Crossville to Osie and Georgia Lawson and passed away on Aug. 6, 2016, in Knoxville, TN. She was a housewife but also enjoyed taking care of the elderly. She went to gospel singings and her church was her life. She was called to preach 24 years ago and has been spreading the Gospel ever since. She has helped raise many children as she and her sister loved to babysit for the family.
She is survived by her husband, Ricky Williams; daughter, Brittany Williams; stepchildren, Melissa and Jason Williams; grandchildren, Bentley Williams and Whitney Waldo; step grandchildren, Matthew, Kayleigh, Kodi, Maddox and Mason Williams, Clayton Jr. and Emily Waldo; sisters, Connie Wilson (Sherman) and Lois Williams; and nephews, Christopher and Junior Lawson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Osie Lee Lawson and Georgia Lynn Rogers Lawson; brother, Gary Lawson; and sister, Joann Lawson.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. The funeral will be on Wednesday, Aug. 10, at 1 p.m. with Bro Lester Sherrill and Pastor Dusty Watson officiating.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on August 8, 2016