MORELAND — Lester Murl Lawless, 85, of Hustonville, passed away at his home on April 6, 2013.
Born July 26, 1927, he was a son of the late Lemuel Jones and Ollie Cleveland Godbey Lawless. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Lexington Avenue Baptist Church where he served as trustee, Sunday school teacher and chairman of deacons.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Onilee Wells Lawless; three sons, Steve (Denise) Lawless, Brad (Judy) Lawless and Jeff Lawless, all of Lexington; a brother, Jones (Jean) Lawless Jr. of Hustonville; a sister, Charlotte (Albert) Wall of Frankfort; a sister-in-law, Betty Dean (Jim) Sweet of Tennessee; and nine grandchildren, Seth (Sarah), Blake, Kristin, Brian, Kimberly, Kelly, Wells, Clay and Virginia Lawless.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 10, at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Dr. Tommy Valentine. Burial will in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be his grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers are members of the Renfro Sunday School Class.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Tuesday.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Ruth Sunday School Class, Lexington Avenue Baptist Church, 339 W. Lexington Ave., Danville, KY 40422, or Gideon’s International.
Guesbook at www.wlpruitt.com.