Evelyn Marie Lawson
Age 74, of Portsmouth, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at her home. She was born May 27, 1946 in Vevay, IN to William and Florence (Gelvin) Pettit.
Evelyn is survived by her sons, Clifford Jones, and wife Ann, James Jones, and wife April; daughters, Jane Taylor, and husband Harvey, Barbara Ann Lawson, and husband Kenny, Kimberly Morgen and husband, Doug, Becky Hopper, and husband Chuck; brothers, Alfred Pettit, and wife Naomi, Mick Pettit, and wife Patty; sister, Normalee Leep, and husband Gerold; grandchildren, Illren Keller, and wife Bree Coffey, Cody, Mea, Glenn, Jeffery, Kayla Kalup, Nickie “little Evelyn”, Malisa Keller, Malinda Keller, James Keller, Amanda Jones, Evert Jones, Tom Tom Conners, Maddy Jiles, Faith Jiles, Iseral Shirley, Zackery Jones, Savannah Jones; also surviving are Michael Jones and wife, April, Kaysin Ross, Harmony Boyer, Jayden Kirk, Baby Shane Ross, Corey Taylor, Steven Taylor, Mariah Taylor, many great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. In addition to her former husband and father of her children, Clifford Jones, she was preceded in death by her second husband, Leon Lawson, sons, David “Jonesy” Jones, and Michael Jones; granddaughter, Angel Eckler.
Funeral services for Evelyn will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2020 at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in New Boston. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Germantown, KY. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Fond memories of Evelyn and expressions of condolence may be shared at www.DWSwickNelsonFuneralHome.com.
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