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Steven Dawson

Steven W. Dawson, 48, of Cambridge died suddenly Monday, March 7, 2016 at his home.
Born January 25, 1968, he was a son of Sandra Thornton and the late Harold Dawson, Jr. He attended local county schools graduating from Cambridge South Dorchester with the Class of 1986.
Steve was a construction worker and recently was employed doing rehabilitation of rental properties. He was a outdoors man, always enjoyed being on the water either boating or fishing. Spending time with his family always brought him the most happiness.
Surviving is his son Kyle Dawson of Wingate; mother Sandra Thornton and step father Tommie of Chesterfield, VA; brother Gordon "Gordy" Dawson and wife Janet; aunt Sheila Nimmerrichter and husband Larry; step sister Angie Tanner; step brothers William, Brad and John Lednum; first wife and still friend Cheryl Dawson along with nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Friday, March 11, 2016 beginning 1:00 pm at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge. The family will receive friends the hour prior to the service. Officiating will be lay speaker Chris Farnell.
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Born: January 25, 1968 Death: March 7, 2016


Friday March 11, 2016 , 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A.

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Friday March 11, 2016 , 1:00 pm at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A. Share your thoughts and memories in the guestbook.

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Aunt Sis Ah my sweet boy.... we knew too little of your pain and too much of your load. My prayer is that you are released to the glow of the Lord, resting at last, surrounded by family love above...I loved you always...until we meet again 03/12/2016 Angie Gager My love and prayers are with all of you! 03/11/2016 Donna Elzey Steve, I know how much we both still tried to look after each other even after our divorce, no one can take our memories away!! All the grandkids will think of Poppop Steve. You will always be in our hearts!! Kyle, I am truly sorry about the list of your Dad, he was a Great Man!!! Sandi and Tommy, as well as Gordy and the rest of the family sorry for your lost as well!! Steve will be missed by a lot of people who tried to help Steve in so many ways. In a lot of peoples hearts there will be a special place that will always be there. Steve rest in peace,you will be missed my friend, my ex-husband, but yes the most important my friend!!! 03/11/2016 Tiffany Geib My condolences to the Dawson family for all the heartache you have all suffered recently. I am so very sad to hear of Steves passing. He was an all around good guy who will truly be missed. Ill forever treasure my memories of working with him. 03/10/2016 Binky Robinson Sad to hear of Stevies passing. Great guy and never bothered anyone. Im sure the Man upstairs needed him more us, unfortunately. Praying that his family heals through Gods grace and mercy. 03/10/2016 Carole Haring Gordy and family, so sorry for your loss. Hugs 03/09/2016 Tammie My thoughts and prayers are with your family. 03/08/2016 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 Steven warm your hearts. 03/08/2016 Amy Thoughts and prayers to you all. Sorry for your loss 03/07/2016

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