Gracie Rose Saunders Lawson, age 86, of Randleman died Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Randolph Hospice House, Asheboro.
Gracie was born January 16, 1935 the daughter of Walter E. and Bessie Ella Callicutt Saunders.
Gracie was born in Asheboro and graduated from Franklinville School in 1953. She was a longtime member of Giles Chapel United Methodist Church and had been a hairdresser for over 49 years. She owned and operated Gay-Top Hair Salon in Asheboro. She is preceded in death by her husband: Berlin Lawson and nephews: James, Jerry, and Ronald York.
She is survived by brother: Franklin (Peggy) Saunders of Asheboro, NC; Nieces: Dianne Moore and Martha Allmon; Nephews: Eddie and Tony Saunders.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, August 4, 2021 from 1:00-2:00 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro, NC. The funeral will follow at 2:00 PM in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Mike Lee and Pastor Yvonne Hechler officiating. Burial will be in Giles Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Asheboro.
Memorials may be made to Giles Chapel United Methodist Church, c/o Tony Saunders, 1424 Walter Saunders Drive, Asheboro, NC 27203
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com