M. Lucille Lawwill, 89, of Commerce passed away Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at her home in Commerce. Her funeral service was held Tuesday, Oct. 11, at 10 a.m. at Commerce Funeral Home with Reverend Kris Myers officiating. Burial followed at Brigham Cemetery in Campbell.
She was born Sept. 12, 1927, in Bond, Ky., the daughter of Leonard Cunagin and Sallie Helen Carmack. Lucille was a longtime resident of Commerce. She was very active in her family's lives. She was interested in knowing what was going on in her grandchildren's lives. She was interested in knowing the latest trends and styles. Her grandchildren remember her being a very "hands-on" grandmother. She was an avid collector. A few of the things she enjoyed collecting were Precious Moments clocks, dishes and clowns. She especially loved music, so she had an extensive record collection.
Lucille is survived by her children, Jimmy Lawwill and wife Doris, Sally Lawwill and John Lawwill and wife Paula; her grandchildren, Judy Williams and husband Greg, Mike Lawwill and wife Wendy, Melissa Timberlake, Bob Lawwill II and wife Sue, Dawn Elliot and husband Larry, Cindy Trull and husband Larry, Raymond Lawwill and wife Stephanie, John Lawwill II, Jason Lawwill and wife Jennifer and Ryan Lawwill and wife Tanya; 23 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Sallie Cunagin; her husband, Harold Lawwill; son Robert Lawwill; daughter-in-law Linette Lawwill; three brothers and two sisters.
Serving as pallbearers for Lucille were Josh Ferguson, Jacob Ferguson, Larry Trull Jr., Blaine Lawwill, Cody Lawwill and Travis Mauldin. John Lawwill and Melissa Timberlake were honorary pallbearers.
Published on October 12, 2016