Robert J. Lawson, 68, of Greencastle passed away Thursday November 5, 2020 in his residence. He was retired from Heartland Automotive. He was born April 19, 1952 in Brazil, Indiana to Robert Leonard and Jane (Pierce) Lawson. Robert is survived by his wife, Laura (Billings) Lawson, whom he married January 5, 1990; his father, Robert L. Lawson (Fran); daughter, Melissa Lawson Buis; sister, Kristina William (Michael); brother, David Lawson (Theresa); sister-in-law, Cathy Capp; brothers-in-law, David Billings and Fred Billings and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother and a brother-in-law, Tommy Billings. Robert was a US Army veteran and a member of the American Legion. He enjoyed fishing. His passion in life was music and he was an accomplished guitar player and had played in many bands since he was a teen. His current band was “Lost in Time”. Visitation will be Tuesday November 10, 2020 from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm in Samaritan Funeral Home, 2425 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, IN with military honors at 3:00 pm in the funeral home. Cremation will follow. Online condolences may be left at www.samaritanfunerals.com
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