Amon P. Lawson Jr.
The Home Going celebrating and honoring the life of Amon P. Lawson Jr., 73, of Enid, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 18, 2019, in the First Missionary Baptist Church, with Reverend Wilbur Flynn officiating. Burial will follow in the Enid Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Brown-Cummings Funeral Home.
He was born on April 10, 1946, to Amon Lawson Sr. and Leanna V. Dixon Hart in Enid, Oklahoma, and passed from this life on November 11, 2019, in Enid, Oklahoma.
He was raised and educated in Enid, Oklahoma, where he graduated from Enid High School. He began working for the City of Enid. He then worked for the Enid State School. He worked as a custodian, mailman and was an all-around good helper. He worked at the Booker T. Washington Center and custodial work for Tinker Federal Credit Union. He enjoyed cars, especially the 1972 and 1985 Ford Mustang. He like to garden and would always make sure his yard was on point. Most, above all else, he loved his family.
He is survived by his children, Preston Dority, of Enid, OK, Valentina Yolander "Tina" Towers, Yvette Lawson and Amon Preston Lawson Jr., all of Oklahoma City, OK., and D'Angela Harber; brother, Larry Lawson, of Enid, OK; sisters, Donna Lawson Harris, of Wichita, KS, and Delorise William, of Atlanta, GA.; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and a host of relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Ronnie Eugene Lawson and his daughter Rashetta Dawn Dority.
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Published on November 16, 2019


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Leonard Young
Nov 16, 2019
Sweetest Sunrise Bouquet was purchased for the family of Amon P. Lawson Jr. by Leonard Young.  Send flowers
Heidi Swan
Nov 16, 2019
Amon you will be missed. You were a gentleman and loved to laugh. You made all of your life and the lives of others worth living. RIP Dear Friend🥀
Marva Williams
Nov 15, 2019
RIP my Friend you are up there with my mother and my grandma I will miss you very much you and mom can talk about old times