Katherine Agnes Lawson, age 78, the first lady emeritus of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in Denton, Texas, entered into rest on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. The celebration of her life will convene at high noon Saturday at Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1188 W. Broad St., in Mansfield, TX. Burial will take place at the Mansfield Cemetery.
Friends may greet the family while paying respect to First Lady Lawson on Friday from 7:00-8:00 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 1111 Wilson St., in Denton, where she labored alongside her husband, the late Rev. L. E. Lawson, Sr.
Left to love her in memory are her children, Linda (Victor), Kathryn (Ricky), Darrell, Angela (Robert, Jr.), Zina, Dea, Jerome, Sharon (Willie, Sr.), and the Rev. Thayer; four siblings; 25 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.