- Last Updated on 04:38 PM 02/28/13
Mr. Louis Dennis Dawson of South Boston died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born Oct. 17, 1951 in Halifax County the son of the late Edward Benford ‘E.B. Dawson Jr. and Bessie Meadows Dawson, who survives. Dennis enjoyed music and was a devoted guitar instructor to many aspiring musicians.
In addition to his mother of South Boston, survivors include one daughter, Sara Jane Falcon and Josh of Richmond; one sister, Charlotte Dawson Logsdon and Terry of Durham, N.C.; two nieces, two nephews and one great-niece.
One brother, Edward Allen Dawson; and one sister, Janice Carol Dawson, also preceded Mr. Dawson in death.
A memorial service will be held at Dan River Baptist Church on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Doug Gibson officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church for one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers consider the Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.