Rev Ronnie Richard Dawson

Rev Ronnie Richard Dawson

Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Aug 2012 (aged 55–56)
Surf City, Pender County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Graham, Alamance County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 95328845 · View Source
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Rev. Ronnie Richard Dawson, 56, of Surf City, died suddenly from heart failure on Tuesday, August 7th. Rev. Dawson was born in Durham, the son of Irene Szenasy Dawson and the late Ronnie Elwood Dawson.

He is survived by his wife, Debra Heath Dawson of the home; and a son, Matthew Heath Dawson (fiance, Rebecca Anne Pirone) of Wilmington; and his brother, Mark Elwood Dawson and wife, Robin of Durham.

Rev. Dawson was preceded in death by his beloved daughter, Kathryn "Kassy" Renee Dawson.

Rev. Dawson received his Masters of Divinity degree from Duke University. He was appointed to serve numerous pastorates within The United Methodist Church, including Concord, Warrens Grove, Cedar Cliff, Shiloh, and Mt. Bethel. Prior to entering the ministry, Rev. Dawson was a former personal aide to the late US Senator John P. East of North Carolina.

Memorial Services for Rev. Dawson will be conducted Wednesday at 5 p.m. at Concord UMC in Graham. Inurnment will follow in the church cemetery.

Durham Herald-Sun - August 14 2012

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 95328845
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