Lois Laney was born to Esther and Elbert Walters on April 2, 1918 in Montague County, Tx. and went to meet her Heavenly Father on Sept. 27, 2019 in Odessa, Tx.
Lois married Henry L Lawson on Nov. 7, 1933 and were married for 46yrs until his passing on Dec. 4, 1979. She and Henry moved to Odessa, Tx, from McCamey, Tx in 1956 where she still resided in the same home until her passing. She was a mother to 3 children. In 1981 she married Henry Treadaway and they were married for 15yrs until his passing. She then married Jim Laney in 1999-2001 when he passed away.
She was a member of Sherwood Baptist church for more than 56 yrs. She was also lifetime member of the Eastern Star. She loved to crochet hats and slippers for her grandchildren and cancer patients. She also loved her crossword puzzles. She was also a member of the quilters club in her church. Lois loved to be a care giver to who needed it and loved her church and family.
Lois’s career path took her from the Furrs counter to Burnett Cafeteria, Murphy’s as a snackbar manager, to Dunlaps in ladies apparel and finally to Everybody’s Grocery as a bookkeeper. She worked there until her retirement.
Lois is preceded in death by an infant son, by her middle son-Henry Lee Lawson. Her brothers Bethel Walters, Lloyd Walters, Rex Walters and her sisters Vern Lovelady and Ellen Isensee. Her son-in-law Price Pool, her grandsons Timmy and Howard Pool.
Lois is survived by her Daughter- Faye Pool of McCamey, Tx. Son-Calvin Lawson and wife Frankie of Odessa and daughter in-law Mary Lawson of San Angelo. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 20 great-great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Monday, September 30, 2019 at Sherwood Baptist in Odessa from 6:00 to 8:00pm. Services will be held Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at Sherwood Baptist Church in Odessa at 11:00 am. She will be laid to rest at Sunset Memorial Gardens following the service.
The family asks in lieu of flowers that you might donate to the Sherwood Baptist Church Building fund.