Lawson, James P.

Auctioneer And Owner Of Homestead And Lawson Auctions

Monday, September 14, 2020
James Lawson
James Lawson

James P. Lawson, auctioneer and owner of Homestead and Lawson Auctions, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 7, 2020.

 

He was born in Chattanooga on July 5, 1934. He moved to Louisville, Ky., at three years old but was able to return to his beloved hometown in 1969 where he began his business that he successfully ran for over 50 years. He was a devoted family man and especially enjoyed his time spent with his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. He was loved and respect by most all who knew him. He enjoyed his music and watching boxing matches.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Paul Lawson, Sr. and Euva Burrell Lawson, along with his wives, Elizabeth Blank Lawson and Carolyn Zoll Lawson.

 

He is survived by his son, James Lawson III (Bobbee), daughters, Melinda Lawson (Debra) and Becky Lawson Jarvis (BJ), stepchildren, Tony Palmer, Tina Pardue, and Tonya Tippens. Grandchildren JJ (Stephanie), TJ, Jennifer, Christie, and five great-grandchildren. 

 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 4–8 p.m. at Camp Columbus at 8601 Camp Columbus Road, Hixson, Tn. 37343.

 

Graveside services will be on Thursday, Sept. 17, at Chattanooga Memorial Park. 

 

Flowers may be sent to Companion Funeral Home or in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga.

 

Visitation will be held in an open air pavilion at Camp Columbus. Per the current health situation and mandates, we ask that visitors adhere to CDC guidelines including social distancing and facial coverings.


Conner, James Lynn

Housley, Daisy Michel

Tate, Jimmy Dee


James Lynn Conner, 62, of Chattanooga, died on September 26, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., Lanefh.com , 423 877-3524 . (click for more)

Daisy Michel Housley, 96, of Chattanooga, died on September 26, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., Lanefh.com , 423 877-3524 . (click for more)

Jimmy Dee Tate, 79, of Chattanooga, died on September 25, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., Lanefh.com , 423 877-3524 . (click for more)



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Conner, James Lynn

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Housley, Daisy Michel

Daisy Michel Housley, 96, of Chattanooga, died on September 26, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn., Lanefh.com , 423 877-3524 . (click for more)

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