Grace A. Laws
Grace A. Laws, 82, Hampton, passed away peacefully at home on August 1, 2021, surrounded by her loved ones. “She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She enjoyed being with family and friends. Her family saw her as a wild eyed, family loving, Rook card winning, whiskey drinking, God fearing, pancake flipping, guitar playing, open eared, Beautiful woman.”
She was preceded in death by her loving parents, Author J. and Betty Caroline Murray; two sons, Brian Davis and Stephen “Kirk” Davis; brothers, Gary Murray, Rayburn and wife Olive Murray, Jack Murray and Steve Murray; and a sister, Thelma Blackwell.
Those left with loving memories are her son, Aaron “Shane” Laws and wife Julie; a daughter, Patsy Woodson and husband Penny; a son’s fiancée, Pam Jessee; a brother, Jim Murray and wife Nancy; eight loving grandchildren, Travis, April, Chelsea, Julie, Kevin, Jackie, Clay and Shauna; 20 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 8, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with Chaplain Chris Hughes and Rev. Paul Seeselt officiating. Interment will follow in the Tolley-Cornett Cemetery, Hampton. The family would like to express a special thank you to Bonne Buck and Eula White, for their loving care and assistance during her illness, the staff of Amedisys Hospice, Meals on Wheels, and all the visits and meals from family, friends and neighbors. Active pallbearers, who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 1:45 p.m. Sunday, will be Keith Alvis, Travis Harrell, Andy Anderson, Penny Woodson, Paul Tinoco, Roger Whitehead, Steve Murray and Myron Hyder. Honorary pallbearers will be Teddy Blackwell, Bruce Murray, Gene Pisseri, Chris Murray, Dale Morton and Eddie Blackwell. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, prior to the service. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Laws family.