Martha Sue Brooks Lawson
Sallisaw – Graveside services for Martha Sue Brooks Lawson, 86, of Sallisaw were held Wed., June 12, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sallisaw City Cemetery under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home.
Mrs. Lawson was born Dec. 20, 1932 in Sallisaw to James Brooks and Linnie Bell Casey Brooks and passed this life Mon., June 10, 2019 in Sallisaw. She married Odie Lawson on Sept. 4, 2001 in Van Buren, Ark.
and he preceded her in death on Dec. 15, 2010.
She was an I.C.C. and retail clerk, worked the check cashing window for Safeway Stores in Pasadena, Calif. and later leased Lessley’s Cafe.
Survivors include one daughter and son in law, Donna Keith and D.C. of Sallisaw; four grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; stepsons, Chris Lawson and Donald Lawson; stepdaughters, Glenda Schmidt and Kathy Mostrum; seven step granddaughters; five step grandsons; one sister, Amy Crosslin of Gans; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; two stepsons, Gary Mason and Darrell True-blood; three sisters, Maudie Keys, Ollie Campbell and Betty Forneszewski; and five brothers, John, George, Jim, J.T. and D.S. “Peanut” Brooks.
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