William Shelton Lawson



William Shelton Lawson, 81, of Warrenton, Virginia, departed this life May 24, 2017, at Fauquier Hospital, Warrenton, Virginia.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Edna Lawson, of Warrenton, Virginia; his children; step children, and grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Rev. Robert Jones (Diane) Jones, Calverton, Virginia; and of course, his shadow, Malachi Zephaniah Uddin. He also leaves a host other relatives and friends. William was preceded in death by his sister, Loretta (Sue) Jones; his brother, Shirley Lawson, and his step-daughter, Janis Ritchie.

Family will receive friends on Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 9 am until 11am, with funeral services starting at 11am, at Oak Shade Baptist Church, 3287 Old Catlett Road, Catlett, Virginia, 20119. Rev. W. Leon Jackson, will deliver the eulogy.

Interment will be in Edmonds Family Cemetery, Casanova, Virginia.