On Friday evening, Miss
Clara Lawson left for Detroit, being called there by the serious
illness of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Alfred Lawson, who had been
suffering from influenza-pneumonia. Upon her arrival she found
the patient so very ill that Mr. and Mrs. I. D. Lawson were sent
for. Mrs. Lawson however died at 5 o'clock Sunday morning, some
hours before their arrival.
The funeral was held at
her former home, Davenport, Iowa. Besides the bereaved
husband, a young son, Ted, survives.
Mr. and Mrs. Lawson paid a
visit here to Mr. and Mrs.
I. D. Lawson a couple of years ago, and
deceased is remembered very well by many Simconians. Mr. I. D. Lawson returned
early in the week. Mrs. Lawson and Miss Lawson remaining in
Detroit for some days.