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Minister

Norman Roger Lawson, American Minister. Board of directors United Way, Kennewick, since 1988; president Center Washington Hospital, Wenatchee, 1981-1985. Fellow Academy Parish Clergy; member Richland Rotary Club (board directors since 1991, Paul Harris fellow 1991).

Background

Lawson, Norman Roger was born on June 6, 1931 in Mount Vernon, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Willard Alfred and Helen Scott (McInturff) Lawson.

Education

Bachelor, Willamette University, 1953. Master of Divinity, Garrett Theological Seminary, 1957. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1957.

Doctor of Ministry, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1975.

Career

Pastor, 1st United Methodist Church, Toppenish, Washington, 1957-1961;pastor, 1st United Methodist Church, Auburn, Washington, 1961-1966;pastor, 1st United Methodist Church, Tacoma, Washington, 1966-1975;pastor, 1st United Methodist Church, Wenatchee, Washington, 1980-1985;district superintendent, Columbia River District, Wenatchee, 1975-1980;district superintendent, Seattle District, 1985-1987;pastor, Center United Protestant Church, Richland, Washington, since 1987. Delegate to jurisdictional and general conferences U. Methodist Church, 1976, 80, 84, 88.

Membership

Board of directors United Way, Kennewick, since 1988. President Center Washington Hospital, Wenatchee, 1981-1985. Fellow Academy Parish Clergy.

Member Richland Rotary Club (board directors since 1991, Paul Harris fellow 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: woodworking, sailing, gardening, mountain climbing, scubadiving.

Connections

Married Lola Margaret Brooke, August 23, 1953. Children: Ellen Adair Lawson, Kathleen Brooke Lawson.

father:
Willard Alfred Lawson

mother:
Helen Scott (McInturff) Lawson

spouse:
Lola Margaret Brooke

child:
Ellen Adair Lawson

child:
Kathleen Brooke Lawson