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Ben ("Pete") Lawton, Sr.

December 25, 1932 ~ September 17, 2022 (age 89)


It is with deep and profound sympathy that we announce transition of Mr. Ben Lawton, Sr. who entered into rest September 17, 2022.

Mr. Lawton was a native of Allendale County and a member of Indian Grove Baptist Church. He was a United States Army Veteran.

Survivors include two sons, Earnest (JoAnn) Lawton and Garcia (Claudia) Lawton; two daughters, Delois (Hardy) Jones and Patricia Ann Lawton; a brother, Isaac (Jerlyne) Lawton; a sister, Janie Lou (James) Parkinson; uncle, Alex Hazel; aunt, Connie Lawton; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday, September 24, 2022 at G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary with the Rev. Jonas Walker officiating. Mask and social distancing will be observed. Viewing will be held from 2-5:30 pm Friday at the funeral home.


Professional Services are under the care of G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary-North Augusta.

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September 23, 2022

2:00 PM to 5:30 PM
G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary
614 West Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841

Funeral Service
September 24, 2022

11:00 AM
G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary
614 West Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841

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