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“Mr Lawson was one of the nicest gentlemen I ever had the pleasure of knowing and I was blessed to have known him and entire family from the 60's...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: James Jones - Saint Petersburg, FL

“May he rest in peace. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Ann Smith - Roanoke, VA

“I met Bob in 1965 and was privileged to work on his projects for 47 years. Bob always treated workers with respect and Will be missed by all. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Larry Brooks - Chesapeake, VA., VA

“I will miss our discussions about fishing. We would always swap fishing stories when he would visit the job site. Once I was working on a job at...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Neil & Rebecca Johnson - Hampton, VA

“I have so many memories of what a great and caring man he was. I met him back in 1989 through my uncle Harold Topping. He helped me through when I...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Carl Hanson - Newport News, VA

“I'm extending my heartfelt sympathy to the Mr. Lawson family and friends. May you find comfort in knowing God( 1 Peter 5:6,7) cares for you and will...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the entire Lawson family.Mr. Lawson was as good as they come and Heaven is now a little better place.I always enjoyed our talks and...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked for Mr. Lawson for some time and I know he will be missed. He was a fine man and was very well thought of. To Johnny and his family, our...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Jean Smith - Chesapeake, VA

“The world is a better place because Bobby was created and his work will live on.Dick and Melissa Kintigh ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Dick & Melissa Kintigh - VA

“Rest in peace Mr. Lawson. Condolences and prayers to your family. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Gary & Dina Fentress

“Mr. Lawson was a true Southern Gentleman. He will be missed by all who knew him. Prayers and condolences to the family. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Gary & Dina Fentress - VA

“So very sorry for your loss. He was a great man and I know you all will miss him. God bless always. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Earl Hinnenkamp

“I had the priviledge of visiting with Mr. Lawson on a monthly basis as I served communion to him over a period of 9 or 10 years. He always expressed...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Edward Guldner - Hampton, VA

“To the Lawson family: Sorry for your loss god bless you all! ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Shelly Vieth - Smithfield, VA

“Sorry for your loss,and thanks for sharing your dad with me,We had some great talks together about the Poquoson watermen and boats I will miss him ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Donna dee Dudley - Poquoson, VA

“I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences. You are in my thoughts. ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Forrest Wall - Williamsburg, VA

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Robert was born on January 1, 1927 and passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

Robert was a resident of Hampton, Virginia at the time of passing.

He was also a World War II veteran and served his country as an enlisted officer in the Navy stationed in Pearl Harbor.

A memorial service and celebration of life will be held at 4:00pm on Saturday, April 14th at CNU Pope Chapel, 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA, with Rev. Candee Martin and Rev. Jay Lawson officiating. Burial will be private for immediate family.