On February 4, 2009, loving mother of Pauletta B. Lawson, Rev. Harriete F. Taylor, Byron M. Lawson Sr., and Maurice Ward. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may visit the family-owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Monday after 9 AM, where family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM. The family will also receive friends on Tuesday at Pennsylvania Avenue AME Zion Church, 1128 Pennsylvania Avenue at 10 followed by funeral services at 10:30 AM.