Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Dawson, daughter of the late Arthur Vance and Gladys Burch Anderson, Sr., was a native and lifelong resident of the Augusta area. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church and a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
In addition to her husband she is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Darlene and Billy Sawyer; son, Ronnie Dawson; grandchildren, Candace Garrett and her husband, Brandon, Nicholas Sawyer, Samantha Sawyer, Katlyn Dawson and Shelby Dawson; and one great grandchild, Brooks Garrett.
Pallbearers will be, Bobby Shuman, Alvin Anderson, Jr., Vance Anderson, John Woods, Martin Mullis and Kenny Lazar.
Honorary pallbearers will be Junior Beasley and Hershel Waites.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, GA 30906.