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Marie J. (Gilbert) Lawing

March 18, 1932 ~ January 31, 2020 (age 87)


Marie J. Gilbert Lawing, age 87, of Greeneville died Friday, January 31, 2020 at her home. She was a member of Greeneville Church of Christ. She is the widow of the late Billy Gene Lawing who died November 24, 2018.

Survivors include her loving daughter: Bridget Lawing Burger Laws and her spouse Micheal Shannon Laws who was like a son to her; grandson who was her life and joy: Tyler Lynn Burger; sisters-in-law: Betty Lou Lawing, Barbara Early, and Joy and Dennis Daugherty; brothers-in-law, Ronnie Lawing and Lloyd and Sandra Lawing; several nieces and nephews; several half-brothers and half-sisters; special friends: Betty Thomley and Rita Evans.

In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by her mother: Vina White; her father: William “Bill” Gilbert; her sister: Ruby Barr; her brothers: Harley Gilbert, Doyle Gilbert, and Ralph Gilbert; and her first son-in-law: Terry Lynn Burger.

The Lawing family will receive friends from 1:00 – 3:00 pm Sunday prior to services at 3:00 pm at the Greeneville Church of Christ. Minister Shane Hoover will be officiating. Everyone is asked to meet at the Greeneville Church of Christ by 9:00 am Monday to go in procession to GreeneLawn Memory Gardens for the 10:00 am graveside service.

Pallbearers will include: Tyler Burger, Mike Laws, Cecil Ellenburg, Danny Lambert, Mike McElroy, and Ron Austin.

The Family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff of Smokey Mountain Hospice.

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February 2, 2020

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Greeneville Church of Christ
1133 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Funeral Service
February 2, 2020

3:00 PM
Greeneville Church of Christ
1133 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Graveside Service
February 3, 2020

10:00 AM
GreeneLawn Memory Gardens
4159 Asheville Highway
Greeneville, TN 37743

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