Weirton Daily Times
January 2, 1958
GEORGE THOMAS LAWTON
NEWELL - George Thomas Lawton, 67, died at his home at 710 Washington avenue Wellsville, Ohio Tuesday at 3 p.m. A retired mold maker, he had been ill for six months.
He was born in Augusta, Georgia but had resided in the Tri-State district for 60 years. He was last employed by the Homer-Laughlin China factor. (sic)
He belonged to the Eagle lodge 457 in East Liverpool and the IBOP. He leaves his widow, Mrs. Alice Lawton at home; a daughter, Mrs. Fred Ausburn of Newell and two grandchildren.
The Rev. Charles Nuschke, minister of the Wellsville Central Methodist church, will conduct services at 2 p.m. in the Arner Funeral Home in East Liverpool.
Burial will be in the Columbia (sic) County Memorial Park. Friends may call at the Funeral Home today.