In Memory of




Obituary for Edward Lebron Lawson

Edward Lawson, 58, passed away December 24, 2022, in Chattanooga. He graduated from Riverside High School, class of 1983. Edward tried to help others; he was like a handyman always working around the city. He was a good-hearted person, always trying to make things better for other people.

He is preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Parker; grandmothers, Verlar Lawson and Annie Doyle; grandfathers, Lawrence Lawson, Sr. and Ernest Parker; and uncle, Lawrence Lawson Jr.

He leaves to cherish his memory, mother, Vivian Shaw; stepfather, Herschell Harry; sister, Martha Bumpass and brother, Tony Parker.

Public viewing will be held 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Saturday, January 14, 2023, followed by a 3:00 pm chapel service at John P. Franklin Funeral Home.

Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.