Dennis R. Dawson

Dennis R. Dawson, 57, of Fountaintown, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Dennis was born Jan. 31, 1956. He grew up in Indianapolis and graduated from Warren Central High School.

He is survived by his former wife, of 27 years, Marcella Dawson; sisters, Phylis Richter of Fort Wayne, Judith Harper of Phoenix, Sue Gahimer (Tim) of New Palestine and Kathy Dawson of Indianapolis and many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Morris D. Dawson and Maude K. Dawson and his brother, Kenneth M. Dawson.

Memorial Service will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at the Cumberland First Baptist Church, 116 S. Muessing St, Cumberland, IN 46229, with Pastor Kevin D. Rose and Thomas Wyatt Watkins officiating, and Celebration of Life will be held, from 1- 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at VFW Post 2693, 529 Apple St., Greenfield.

In lieu of flowers Dennis requested donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are entrusted to Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Shangrila Chapel.

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