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March 29, 1999 - Monday

LASWELL,William D. , Jr. d. 28 Mar 1999

STANFORD - William D. Laswell Jr., 88, of Waynesburg Rest Home, formerly of Stanford, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Dec. 3, 1910, in Rockcastle County, he was a son of the late Dr. William D. and Cuemile Reams Laswell. He was a retired policeman for the Chesapeake Bay and Bridge Tunnell District. He was a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church, a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War and was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association branch 117, Louisville. He was the widower of Ethel Gooch Laswell.

Survivors include a brother, S. Parker Laswell of Detroit; four sisters, Roberta S. Laswell of Columbus, Ohio, Marie Curtis of Detroit, Margaret Froelich of S. Rockwood, Mich., and Cynthia Anglemayer of Michigan.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Albert Griffin. Burial will be in Pleasant Point Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post 18, American Legion.