Bernard Dawson

Obituary of Bernard Wayne "Bo" Dawson

Mr. Bernard Wayne “Bo” Dawson, age 77, of Barnesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at his residence.


Bo was born on Sunday, March 8, 1942 to the late Bernard Felton Dawson and the late Muriel Berry Dawson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Runette Hambrick Dawson; son, Gregory Ty Dawson; brothers, Earl Dawson, George Dawson, and Steve Dawson. Bernard was an assistant plant manager with Florida Rock Quarry and was of the Baptist faith. He liked to garden, and he liked farming.


Bo is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Eric & Terri Dawson; grandchildren, Hailey Gutierrez, John Dawson, and Lindsey Robinson; great-grandson, Greyson Gutierrez; brother, Ricky Dawson; several nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.


A graveside service for Mr. Bo Dawson will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Lamar Memory Gardens with Reverend David Dawson officiating. The family will receive friends at Williams-Westbury Funeral Home on Friday, July 12, 2019 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.


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Williams-Westbury Funeral Home, 526 College Drive, Barnesville, is serving the Dawson family.

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, July 12, 2019
Williams-Westbury Funeral Home
526 College Dr
Barnesville, Georgia, United States
(770) 358-1678

Graveside Service

11:00 am
Saturday, July 13, 2019
Lamar Memory Gardens
Hwy. 341 South at Wilmot Road
Barnesville, Georgia, United States
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