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Harold Dawson, Jr

Harold "Billy" Dawson Jr., 69, of Cambridge passed away quietly on January 30, 2016 at Mallard Bay Care Center, Cambridge.
Billy was born July 30, 1946 in Cambridge, MD to Harold "Bill" Dawson and Ida Pauline Dawson (n e Nave). During his early years, Billy lived on a farm in Harmony, MD before moving to South Dorchester County where he attended schools. As an adult, Billy worked as a Chesapeake Bay waterman and seafood distributor.
He is survived by two sons from his first marriage, Gordon "Gordy" Dawson (Janet) and Steven "Steve" Dawson; his sister Sheila Nimmerrichter (n e Dawson) (Larry), grandchildren Tyler Todd, Gordon "GJ" Dawson, Jr., Kyle Dawson, Abbigail Tyler; a great-grandson, Ian Dawson, a loving partner Casey Stevens and many nieces and nephews. Children he loved and raised as his own include Angela Tanner, William, Brad and John Lednum.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother Patrick and daughter Billy Jo Adkins.
Service will be held Monday, February 8 at 1pm at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge. The family will receive friends the hour prior to the service. Officiating will be Rev. Dave Wooten, Jr. A repast will immediately follow.
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Born: July 30, 1946 Death: January 30, 2016


Monday February 8, 2016 , 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A.

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Leland Wheatley & Iris 02/08/2016 A. Wingfield Extending deepest sympathy to family and friends in this time of sorrow. Please take comfort in knowing that soon all those in the memorial tombs will hear Jesus voice and come out (John 5:28,29). Until that blessed day, may the GOD of all comfort grant you peace (2 Cor. 1:3,4) while many fond memories of Mr. Harold warm your hearts. 02/07/2016 cheryl dawson To the family of Harold " Billy" Dawson. We are so very sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful family man, grandfather, father in law, just all around nice man. He will be deeply missed by all who loved it. We love you-Ditto. R.I.P. Pops Dawson. R.I.P. Pop Dawson. 02/06/2016 Joan Frazier We will all miss you Billy. You were a good friend to me and I will not forget your kindness. Hope you and Casey are together. 02/05/2016 Amy Deepest sympathy with the loss of your father 02/05/2016 Mike and Debbie 02/03/2016 Pam Manley 02/02/2016 James Elzey Jr. Very nice person, good friend and buddy, hug together in our younger days. He will be missed. 02/02/2016 joan brooks R.I.P.Bill Dawson,God Bless The Family 02/01/2016 Shay Smith Thoughts and prayers. 02/01/2016 timothy foxwell / kansas ill always remember the days. R I P billy 02/01/2016 Judi Keene Jenkins Thoughts and prayers for all of Billys family! 02/01/2016 Elizabeth Chiocca May you know the impact of all the lives you have touched and know that you will be greatly missed. Brad and I will miss you immensely and cherish all our conversations and memories of you. RIP Pop Love always Brad and Liz 02/01/2016 Dolan R McMullen Jr 02/01/2016 Gene Ashton Rest in Peace my friend..You will be missed... 02/01/2016 LARRY PARKS 01/31/2016 LARRY PARKS 01/31/2016 Ron Bromwell 01/31/2016

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