William David Lawson, III

William (Bill) David Lawson, III was born October 30th, 1924 in Jackson, Mississippi.  He has been married to Elizabeth Smith Lawson “Betsy” for 67 years.  He is a father to four children, Margaret, David, Susan and Thomas.  He is a grandfather of eight.  Bill attended Davidson College and earned his MBA at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.  He is retired as Vice President of Hohenberg Bros. Co, a division of Cargill Cotton.

Bill Lawson, then and now