Flora Mae “Tootie” Coffee Lawson, age 88 of Murfreesboro, TN, went home Tuesday August 5, 2014. A native of Jackson, County TN, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Alta Scott Coffee. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Carlos Lawson, and also her long- time companion, Paul Frame.
Mrs. Lawson is survived by her daughter, Connie Lawson Katimi and her husband, Joe of Murfreesboro, TN; step-daughter, Sheila Tilford of Lascassas, TN; granddaughters, Carly Johnson Spence and Cayla Johnson Collier both of Murfreesboro, TN; step-grandchildren, Jenny Tilford of Durham, NC, John Daniel, and Will Tilford both of Atlanta, GA; great-grandchildren, Devin, Chloe, and Kylie Spence, Avontae and Kendra Collier, and Anthony Evans; step-great-grandchildren, Aidan and Colin Tilford.
A memorial service will be held 4:00 PM Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, with Pastor Dave Bauder officiating. Visitation will be from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM two hours prior to service.
Mrs. Lawson was the best granny in the whole world. She loved her grand kids “her babies”, and loved to shop, loved yard sales, and antiques. Mrs. Lawson was young at heart, and celebrated her 82nd birthday at Chuck E Cheese. She was a believer in Christ and a devoted homemaker. Online condolences may be made at www.woodfinchapel.com.
WOODFIN MEMORIAL CHAPEL. 615-893-5151.