Danny Ray Dawson, 68, of Hi Hat, died Monday, March 4, 2013 at McDowell ARH.
He was born Sept. 18, 1944, to the late Pete and Mary Lykins Dawson. He was the husband of Gaye Little Dawson and a retired teacher for Melvin Grade School and Osborne Elementary.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Gene Dawson.
He is survived by a son, Steven Dawson and his wife, Alicia, of McDowell; two brothers, Carlos Dawson and David Dawson, both of Hi Hat; four sisters, Anna Mae Little, of Portsmouth, Ohio, Mildred Mullins, of Hi Hat, Olive Rose Bryant, of Prestonsburg, and Alice Faye Ratliff, of Ypsilanti, Mich.; and Haitian grandson, Emmanuel Joseph.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, March 7, at Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Tommy Reed officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Frazier Cemetery, at Price.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Association.
Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, of Martin, is in charge of arrangements.