|Death: ||May 9, 1931|
Mrs. Barbara Dawson, 93, widow of Captain W. F. Dawson, a Civil War veteran, died today in her home in Highland Avenue, Northside, as a result of a stroke of paralysis. She had recovered from a fractured hip.
Mrs. Dawson was born in Columbiana County, a daughter of the late Robert and Mary McFarland. She was married at Marietta in 1863, and had lived here for 40 years. She was a lifelong member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. She leaves two sons, W.R. Dawson of Canton and Dr. Ralph W. Dawson of Detroit, and three daughters, Mrs. L.T. Morris of Athens, O., and the Misses Nell and Maude Dawson at home; one brother, Andrew McFarland of Fredericktown and a sister, Mrs. J. H. Mehaffey of Calcutta. Funeral services will be held in the home Monday at 3:30 PM in charge of Dr. W.O. Hawkins, pastor of the First Methodist Episcopal Church.
Burial will be made in Riverview Cemetery. Friends are asked to omit flowers.
Note: She was born 19 April 1838 in Fredericktown and was married 9 June 1863 in Marietta, Ohio
William F. Dawson (1834 - 1908)*
Created by: Deborah Wall
Record added: Apr 14, 2008
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