Marion Dawson

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Marion Dawson, 91, died Thursday, July 12 at Three Rivers Nursing Center in Marked Tree.

She was a member of the United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday School for 25 years, was a former choir director and member of the choir for 73 years, served as treasurer of the UMW and served on the board of trustees of the church. She was a member of the Women's Progressive Club and past treasurer of Friends of the Library. The clock which is displayed in front of the Marked Tree City Hall was donated by Mrs. Dawson.

Survivors include two sisters, Cynthia Dawson of Ft. Worth, Tex. and Frances Hayes of Jackson, Tenn.

Services were Saturday held at the United Methodist Church with Reverends Jon Williams and Joe Sparks officiating. Burial followed in Marked Tree Cemetery with Murphy funeral home officiating.

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