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Beulah Lawson

Date of Birth: 06/29/1945
Date of Death: 06/23/2018

Beulah Dorsey Lawson, 72, a native and resident of Lockport, departed this life on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Ochsner Medical Center.

Visiting will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 10am until the hour of service at 11am at Greater New Fountain Baptist Church in Lockport. Burial in Lockport Cemetery.

She leaves to cherish her memories her daughters, Alisha Clark, Angela, Keela, and Juqetta Lawson, India Taylor (Mark), Diane McBride (Tommy), Paula Hilaire (Gene), Constance Henderson, Melinda Griffin (Bryant); Sons, Roland Lawson (Patrice), Deltrin Lawson (Jennifer); Brother, Roy Dorsey; Sisters, Shirley Robinson, Olivia Cooper;  25 Grand Children, 23 Great Grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her Parents Dora and Lezeme Dorsey; daughter, Doreen Lawson;

Grandson, Latronce Lawson, sisters, Leotha Hood, Francine Bailey and Martha Sauceberry; Brothers, Ernest Dorsey, Leonard Dorsey, Lezeeme Dorsey and 4 nieces. 

Kennedy Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Joyce M StricklandTo (07/01/2018 5:50 am)

And then I heard the Angel say "She is with you every day. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

Joyce M StricklandTo (07/01/2018 5:49 am)

And then I heard the Angel say "She is with you every day. My deepest sympathy to all of you.

Philip Hood and family (06/30/2018 9:52 pm)

To family and friends of Beulah.Out of all the trials that we must bare, this is the hardest. The loss of a loved one, a mother. At times like this, it really helps us to think about our Great God Jehovah. Try to imagine the pain He must have felt when He looked down from heaven and saw His only begotten, dying on the torture stake. We don’t know the degree of His pain, but we know that it hurt Him deeply. Because of this we know that He understands how you feel. And He alone can say: “ I know what you are going thru.” So may Jehovah’s Spirit continue to be with the family, and you will get thru this.

Yolanda Washington (06/28/2018 12:42 pm)

Be Strong children. That's what mom want ... rip Mrs Lawson. from rub, Dana, and Y olanda

Amanda and David Bergeron (06/28/2018 8:44 am)

Praying For YOUR Strength THAT GOD WILL Take Care Of Each One Of YOU IN His Special Way. Be Blessed With Love

Little Philip Hood Jr (06/28/2018 4:22 am)

I send my love from Newport News,Va to my family in Lockport La. I pray Jehovah God wraps His love around ya'll as He comforts the family! I love ya'll!

Troylisha💔 (Granddaughter) (06/28/2018 12:32 am)

I Love You Mawmaw Wish I Could Understand Why But To Know Your Not Suffering Anymore And Knowing Your In A Better Place That’s All that Matters . Take Care Of My Little Soldier Up There Now i Have 3 Personal Angels ! Until We Meet Again My Girl Rest in Paradise My Love 💔🙏🏾😘

Beatrice and Randolph Robertson family (06/27/2018 6:22 pm)



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Family friend (06/27/2018 12:02 pm)

My deepest sympathy is with the Lawson family. May the God of All Comfort ( Psalm 83:18) and the love of family and friends sustain you during this time of grief and sorrow.( Revelation 21:4 ) tells us God promise to will wipe out every tears from their eyes. And death will be no more, neither will mourning , nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away. May this wonderful hope strengthen the family during this difficult time.