Rannie Williams Lawson 79, of
Ruckersville, VA, went home to be with the Lord on
November 8th, 2014 in Charlottesville VA. She was
born on October 5, 1935 in Geer, Va to the late Mr.
And Mrs. Nickolas Williams.
She is also preceded in death by her husband Jessie
Lawson Jr., a son, James Franklin Lawson, four
brothers, Gilbert Williams, Reacle Williams, Jim
Williams, and Haywood Williams, a sister Flossie
Breeden and a grandson Jimmy Johnson.
Mrs. Lawson is survived by two sisters, Madeline
Williams of Stanardsville, VA, and Ruby Pearl Lamb
of Barboursville, VA, one brother Edward Williams
and his wife Ginger of Charlottesville, VA. A
brother-in- law Thurman Lawson and his wife Helen of
Spout Spring, VA. A son, John Lawson and his wife
Diane of Ruckersville, VA, and four daughters,
Brenda Stahl of Ruckersville, VA, Patrica Lawson of
Gordonsville, Va. Sharon Earles and her husband Tim
of Union Springs, AL, and Mary "SueAnn" Johnson of
Waynesboro, VA She is also survived by ten
grandchildren, fifteen great-grand children, two
great-great grandchildren, as well as numerous
family members and friends.
Rannie enjoyed nothing more than spending time with
her loved ones. She also enjoyed listening to
bluegrass music, gardening, playing cards, reading
her Bible and traveling Skyline Drive. She was a
very kind and loving person often putting others
before herself. She certainly touched the lives of
many and will be greatly missed.
The family will receive friends on November 11, 2014
from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home in
Funeral services with be held on
November12, 2014 at 1 p.m. at
Evergreen Church of
the Brethren, Dyke with
Reverend C.C. Kurtz officiating.
Interment will follow at Mitchell-Davis Cemetery
in Dyke, VA.
Pallbearers are Aaron Belcher, Justin Patterson,
Leon Morris, Dwayne Phillips, Robert Johnson Jr.,
and Shannon Haney.
Immediately following the graveside services family
and friends are welcome to gather for a reception
held in the lower level of
Evergreen Church of
the Brethren, Dyke
The family would also like to offer a special thanks
to Dr. Murray and his staff of Forest Lakes Family
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be
made to the family c/o Ryan Funeral Home, PO Box 274
Ruckersville, VA 22968.
"It's not goodbye, it's until we meet again." Like
you always said "I'll see you later