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LaVerne Lawson

December 22, 2020

Burial Date: December 30, 2020

Stith Funeral Homes - Florence 7500 U.S. Highway 42 Florence, KY 41042 Dec. 30, 12 p.m.

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LaVerne Louise Lawson (née Kuhnheim), 87 years of age, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 22, 2020. LaVerne was born on December 20, 1933, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to her late parents Russell Kuhnheim and Pearl Tucker Kuhnheim. She is preceded in death by her husband, G. Lewis Lawson and her sister, Betty Rockwell. LaVerne will be greatly missed by her daughters, Charleen McKinley (Keith) and Cindy Baker (Avril “J.R.”); her three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. LaVerne was very active over the years, belonging to organizations such as the Florence Women’s Club, Florence Civitan Club, Florence Homemakers Club, and the Order of the Eastern Star. She was also a longtime member of Erlanger Church of Christ. Visitation will take place on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at Stith Funeral Home, 7500 U.S. Hwy 42, Florence, Kentucky 41042, beginning at 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 12:00 p.m. All attendees are required to wear masks and observe all social distance guidelines. Burial will immediately follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Erlanger, Kentucky. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Erlanger Church of Christ, 458 Graves Avenue, Erlanger, Kentucky 41018.