Charles Dawson

Charles Dawson

Monday August 12, 1918 Wednesday February 5, 2020

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Obituary for Charles William Dawson

Charles William Dawson, 101 years of Hillsboro, passed away on Wednesday February 5, 2020.

He was born in Pike County on August 12, 1918, the son of the late Marion “Doc” and Clara (Smith) Dawson. Besides his parents, he is also preceded by his wife, Edna (Henize) Dawson on January 7, 2007, son, James Dawson and sister, Mary Stodgel.

Charles was a member of the Sinking Spring Community Church and served in the United States Army during WWII.

Charles is survived by his son, William Bill Dawson of Mississippi; two daughters, Marsha (Clyde) Slaven of Jamestown and Martha (Russell) Shope of Xenia; ten grandchildren, Lisa, Sean, Todd, Shannon, Jeremy, Misty, Kazia, Beth, Aaron and Becky and several Great Grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be 11:00am Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Sinking Spring Community Church. Burial will follow at the Locust Grove Cemetery with military rites conducted by the Highland County Honor Guard.

Friends may call from 5:00pm to 7:00pm Tuesday February 11, 2020 at the Thompson Funeral Home in Hillsboro.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday February 11, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thompson Funeral Home
    241 East Main Street
    Hillsboro, OH
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    Tuesday February 11, 2020
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday February 12, 2020 | 11:00am
    Sinking Spring Community Church
    23 North Main Street
    Sinking Spring, OH
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    Wednesday February 12, 2020
    Greg Seaman
  • Interment

    Wednesday February 12, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Locust Grove Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Peebles, OH
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    Wednesday February 12, 2020

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With caring thoughts, Pat Shoemaker, Kathryn Henize, Peg and Jim Schear, Chad, Carly, Tallin, and Desmond Israel.
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Comment | Posted at 10:29am via Floral Arrangements

Sandra Crum

I only knew Charles for a little while after I started to church at Sinking Springs, But he was a dear, sweet , quiet, man. He has been missed at church and he will be missed now for sure.
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