2023ObituariesDonald Ray Lawless

April 29, 2023by SealeUser3

Donald Ray Lawless of Port Allen, Louisiana passed away on April 28, 2023 in Denham Springs.  He was born February 22, 1951 to Joseph Samuel and Louise May (Harris) Lawless in Kansas. He is survived by two children: Aaron Lawless (Sunny) and Amy O’Neal (Shannon); three grandchildren: Emma Kate, Anna Grace, and Aiden Patrick; two brothers: Bill (Susie) and Rick Lawless; three sisters: Miki Kindrick, Eva Jane Roberts (Ezra)and Sandra McCarthy (Dan). He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters; Mary Halfacre, Patricia Bates, and Sue Tharpe. Don will be remembered as a man who loved being outdoors with his horses and he was loved by his family and many, many friends.

A private service for family only will be held.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Louisiana Horse Rescue Association or the Dementia Society of America.




  • Johnie Romero

    July 13, 2023 at 2:11 pm

    Don was a true horseman and a man of his word.


  • Pamela Autrey

    May 1, 2023 at 10:52 pm

    He is loved by so many. He loved horses his whole life! He was always willing to help you with your horse and he taught me so much. I will never meet another like him. He was a fine human being and a true friend. May God rest his soul.


  • Raynell Smith

    May 1, 2023 at 7:26 pm

    On behalf of the entire staff at Life Source Hospice, please accept our condolences on the loss of your loved one. Our hearts are moved with compassion for you and your family. May the peace and comfort of God be with you all during this time of bereavement.
    Pastor Ray Smith
    Bereavement Coordinator


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