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William Bryan Lawson

William Bryan Lawson, the oldest son of Mr. and Mrs. John Lawson, a severe attack of the flu which ended in pneumonia and after 12 days of sickness passed away to his Heavenly home, March the 25th 1920 making his stay on earth 8 years 10 months and 9 days. He leaves to mourn his death a father, mother, 5 sisters, 1 brother, and many others relatives and friends. His remains were layed to rest in the VanCleve Cemetary March 26th, 1920. Altho a small boy he had won great many friends by his quite but winning ways. But a few days before his death he called his mother to his side and told her he was not going to be with them long as he was going to die. Jesus was calling little Willie and altho so sick he was trying to tell the parents and bid them take warning (Matt: 25: 13) "Watch therefore; for ye know neither the day nor the hour wherein the Son of man Cometh." But Jesus called them into him and said "Suffer little children to come unto me and forbid them not; for of such is the kingdom of God." (Luke 18:16).

By a friend.


Posted by: Steve Petes


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