|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1931|
|Death: ||Jun. 10, 2012|
After a lengthy illness, Rex Alvin Dawson, age 80, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, June 10, 2012.
Mr. Dawson was born in the city of Sweetwater, Missouri. He proudly served in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Dawson was employed with the McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Company for 35 years in St. Louis, Missouri and in Titusville, Florida. While in Titusville, he was assigned to the Mercury Space Program. Mr. Dawson also worked for McDonnell Douglas building aircraft in Japan. After Boeing Aircraft Company purchased McDonnell Douglas, he was transferred to Macon. He retired from the Macon facility. Mr. Dawson was a member of Mabel White Memorial Baptist Church and the Exchange Club.
He is survived by his wife Nancy Dawson of Macon; children, Cheryl A. Hulme of St. Charles, Missouri, Victoria L. Connor of Apple Valley, California, Jeff P. Dawson of Glendale, California, and Christopher A. Dawson of Ballwin, Missouri; ten grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren.
Mr. Dawson was predeceased by his parents Tommy and Jessie Hayworth Dawson and brother Richard Dawson.
Memorial services will be at 3 PM on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at Mabel White Memorial Baptist Church. Reverend Loren Wilson and Rabbi Greg Hershberg will officiate. Private burial services with military honors will be in Milledgeville at the Georgia Veteran's Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the Alzheimer's Association, 886 Mulberry Street, Macon, Georgia 31201.
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