Richard T. Lawson

Richard T. LawsonRichard Thomas Lawson died of a heart attack on Feb. 24, 2017, in Bakersfield.

He was born July 21, 1979, in Upland. He resided in Ridgecrest.

He is survived by his mother, Toni Colter; father, Richard D. Lawson; children, Sadi Elaine, Richard Dean II, Dylan Anthony, Jakob Raymond and Midnyte Rayne; sister, Mechelle Dominguez; girlfriend, Elisha Stratton; and stepdaughter, Patience.

We love you, son.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, May 20, at 1 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church.

— Resubmitted by the family of Richard Lawson

Story First Published: 2017-05-26