Edna Campbell Lawson, 78, of Whittier passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at her house with her family by her side. She was born on August 8, 1940 in Richland County, Columbia, SC and is the daughter of the late Boyd and Edna Horton.
She was an alumnus of Carson Newman University in Jefferson City, TN where she majored in Home Economics. She was also an alumnus of The University of South Carolina, where she received her Master's of Education.
Edna loved Genealogy and tracking her family history. She was a member of The Daughters of the Confederacy and Daughters of the American Revolution.
Surviving are her son, John Lawson and his spouse, Lisa Turnmire, of Whittier; sister, Susan H. Mosley of Nashville, TN. Also surviving are three grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial service will be held at the Senior center in Bryson City on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 10 AM.
Western Carolina Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family.