Mhyretta Louise Lawson, 72, of Payson, died Aug. 17, 2005. She was born April 25, 1933, in Dewey, Okla.
She resided in Arizona since 1987, and retired from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Fort Apache Agency in 1997.
She is survived by her daughter Paula and son-in-law of Sacramento, Calif; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild, five brothers and their families, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A viewing was held Aug. 21, in Payson, with graveside services Aug. 22 at the Show Low Cemetery, Show Low.
Donations can be made to Rim Country Health and Retirement Community, 807 W. Longhorn Road, Payson.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.