David Lee Lawson, age 68 of Middletown, Ohio passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2022. He was born in Middletown on April 24, 1954 to his loving parents; James Denzil and Mattie W. Watkins Lawson. He was a U.S. Marine having served honorably for twenty-five years as an E-9 Master Gunnery Sargent. He was a shipping manager for 20 years at Deceunick. David was a member of Towne Church in Middletown. In his death David leaves behind his wife; Heidi Lawson, father; James D Lawson, sons; Scott (Tisha) Lawson, David (Tina) Lawson, daughters; Kristina Browne Conley, Amanda Nickell, Carly Lawson, brother, Chuck (Sherri) Lawson, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, family, and friends. He is preceded in death by his mother, Mattie (Watkins) Lawson; brothers, Danny and James Lawson, and sister, Pamela Lawson. Visitation at Baker-Stevens-Parramore Funeral Home 6850 Roosevelt Avenue, Middletown 45005 will be on Thursday, November 17, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Funeral Services at Baker-Stevens-Parramore will be on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Mark Jackson officiating. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery. Condolences may be left at www.bakerstevensparramore.com.