Dawson, Lady Mary (Harvey) (Unknown - February 27, 2001)

Lady Mary Dawson

Douglas Budget - 2001

Funeral services for Lady Mary Dawson, 55, were held March 2 at Douglas Baptist Church in Douglas, with Pastor Tim J. Tyler officiating. Interment was at Crawford Cemetery in Crawford, Miss., following services held at Memorial Funeral Home in Columbus, Miss., on March 5 with the Rev. Robert Wood of St. Paul's Episcopal Church officiating.

Mrs. Dawson died Feb. 27, 2001, at Central Wyoming Hospice in Casper after a lengthy illness.

She was born in Columbus, the daughter of Morris Tynes Harvey Jr. and Caro Lee (Griffin) Harvey. She graduated from Starkville High School in Starkvill, Miss., and attended Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi. She was affiliated with the Douglas Baptist Church, the Bethesda Baptist Church of Crawford, St. Paul's Episcopal Church of Columbus, the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Daughters of the American Revolution, Magowah Gun and Country Club and the Noxubee Historical Society.

Mrs. Dawson is survived by her daughter, Mills Hurt Campbell of Meridian, Miss.; grandson John Bailey Hurt of Casper, two sisters, Caro Harvey Feagin of Stone Mountain, Ga., and Charlotte Harvey Frattini of Baton Rouge, La.; two nephews, William Thomas Feagin, IV, of Lawrenceville, Ga., and Joshua Tynes Simon of Baton Rouge; and a niece, Caro Leigh Feagin of Augusta, Ga.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Raleigh Dawson; and a brother, Morris Tynes "Buddy" Harvey III, all of Crawford.

Serving as pallbearers were Hal McClanahan, Fred Grissett and Tommy Jones of Columbus, Richard McCafferty of Starkville, Tommy Redus of Crawford and Jim Wiseman of Casper.

Honorary pallbearers will be Joe Wade of tallahassee, Fla., Robert Lee Gray, and Bill Hayden of Crawford, and Wesley Lee of Mashulaville, Miss.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the John Bailey Hurt Custodial Account, Converse County Bank, P.O. Box 689, Douglas.

Converse Funeral Chapel of Douglas and Memorial Funeral Home of Columbus were in charge of arrangements.


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