2017-08-16 / Obituaries

Lyle F. Dawson, Jr.


Lyle Francis “Buck” Dawson, Jr., 61, of Great Cacapon, died Saturday, August 12, 2017 at his home.

Born November 23, 1955, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Lyle Francis “Pete” Dawson, Sr., Berkeley Springs and the late Euray Gale DeVille Dawson.

He was a self-employed contruction worker. He worked in recent years at Fairchild Aircraft and for Bowman Trucking both in Hagerstown, Md., Community Action Council and at Coolfont Resort as a carpenter.

He was an outdoorsman, liked animals, playing music and singing.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Debra Ann Smith Dawson at home; one daughter, April Dailey, Berkeley Springs; one step-son, Brian Carlisle, Charles Town, W.Va.; five grandchildren; one sister, Lyla Fleegle, Little Orleans, Md.; one brother, Randy Dawson, Hancock and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jason Dawson.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, August 16 at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs with Pastor Dave Kidwell officiating. Burial will be in Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home on Wednesday.

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