Susan Kay Lister Lawrence, 60, of Vernal, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the George Regional Hospital. She was in the hospitality industry for many years, even helping to open many Cracker Barrel Restaurants across the country. She was an avid reader until she was unable due to her chronic illness. She was a loving sister, mother, grandmother, and aunt. Her greatest pleasure was spending time with her grandchildren. She was loved by all and will be greatly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Melvin Sr. and Irma Lister.
She is survived by her children, Jennifer Schultz and Summer Schultz both of Mason City, Iowa, Ryann Kay Havard (Shawn) of Lucedale, Diana Lawrence (Josh) of Savannah, Georgia, and Vanessa Lister of Lucedale; grandchildren, Scott Stricker, Jeffrey Yezek, Sarah Yezek, Eavie Yezek, Auston Dickerson, Jessy Havard, Elijah Lister, Nathan Havard, Khloe' Fairley, and Vera Schjott; siblings, Mary Ann Lister-Davis, Melvin Lister, Jr., Jancy Lister, Hardy Lister, Dorcas Mcleod, and Joe C. Lister; and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and friends.
The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 2 pm with a visitation prior to the service beginning at 1 pm at Freeman Funeral Home. Online condolences may be given at www.freemanleakesville.com. Freeman Funeral Home- Leakesville, MS