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10300 Richmond Road
Warsaw, VA 22572
Phone: 804-333-3770
Fax: 804-333-0079
Winifred Dawson

Winifred Bradshaw "Winnie" Dawson

Sunday, January 30th, 1927 - Monday, December 3rd, 2018
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Winifred “Winnie” Bradshaw Dawson, 91, of Heathsville, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018. After graduating from Heathsville High School, Winifred worked in Washington DC from 1944 until 1948, when she married William Henry Dawson. Winifred and Henry were married for over six decades, during which time she opened and operated Dawson’s department store in Heathsville for 15 years.

After retirement, Winifred traveled with her husband, volunteered with the Mid-county Rescue Squad Auxiliary, and participated in various committees at Smithland Baptist church.

Winnie is survived by her daughter, Karen Jett (Fred); three granddaughters, Kim O’Bier (Stan), Kelly Jett (Edrion Gawaran) and Katherine Jett and five great-grandchildren, Logan, Mallory, Andrew, Grace and Gavin.

She is preceded in death by her parents, William Henry Bradshaw and Elsie Lewis Bradshaw; husband, William Henry Dawson, son, William Henry Dawson, Jr; and four siblings, Clifton Bradshaw, Donald Bradshaw, Beth Harris, and Lois Lewis.

A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Friday, December 7, 2018 at Smithland Baptist Church with interment following in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 pm to 2 pm before the funeral service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Smithland Baptist Church at PO Box 25, Heathsville, VA 22473 or Mid County Volunteer Rescue Squad at 7990 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville, VA 22473.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Smithland Baptist Church
    1047 Walnut Point Rd
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  • Service

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 2:00pm
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 2:00pm
    Smithland Baptist Church
    1047 Walnut Point Rd
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Smithland Baptist Church
    1047 Walnut Point Rd
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Joan Ball

Posted at 11:46am
May the God of all comfort Jehovah give you peace and comfort now. Revelation 21:3-5 Sincerely, Wayne & Joan Ball

Eddie,Bobby,Roland and Stephanie

Posted at 08:01am
Rest in Peace Aunt Winnie.
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James R. Yerby

Posted at 07:20pm
I am grateful for having Ms. Winifred as a DEAR friend. The fond memories she shared with me is such a blessing to me. I will be praying for you and your family.

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