Lawson, Doris Ann, 68 of Dayton, passed away Tuesday March 19, 2019 at Miami Valley Hospital surrounded by her family and friends. She was born in Raven, Kentucky to Dave and Mable (Gibson) Collins. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lynn Taylor-Goss and grandson, Travis Williams.  

She is survived by her son Charles “Chucky” Taylor; 6 grandchildren, Dannielle, Katlynn, Ricky, Wesley, Charles, and Shelby; sister, Pricey Womble; brothers, David Collins Jr., and Jerry Collins; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 on Thursday, March 27, 2019 at W.E. Lusain Funeral Home, 2455 Stanley Ave.  Family will first receive friends at 12:00. Interment to follow the service at Bearcreek Hill Grove Cemetery, 172 North Union Road, Dayton, OH 45417.  Condolences can be shared at

Professional arrangements entrusted to W.E. Lusain Funeral Home.

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