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James M. "Skip" Dawson
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Obituary for James M. "Skip" Dawson

James Munford “Skip” Dawson, 56, of Capon Bridge, WV, died on Monday, July 2, 2018 at his home.

Dawson was born on May 27, 1962 in Cheverly, MD, the son of the late Randolph H. and Gladys M. Mock Dawson. He was an administrator in the medical field for 25 years, an EMT & chief with the Capon Bridge Volunteer Rescue Squad and a judge of the court systems for the towns of Capon Bridge and Paw Paw. He also loved dancing, gospel music and just helping people.

Surviving is his partner: Carl D. Biller of Capon Bridge, WV; a daughter: Shandi M. Huerena of Mechanicsville, VA; two brothers: Walter L. Weatherholt of North Carolina; Lewis A. Dawson of Louisa, VA; seven sisters: Ethel Smith of Broadway, VA; Vicki Wilson of Front Royal, VA; Alta Schmidt of Lorton, VA; Ida “Sue” Harris of Chesterfield, VA; Loretta “Robie” Strickland; Margaret Thurston both of Cartersville, VA; Marsha “Petie” Thurston of Palmyra, VA; two grandchildren Jerrico L. Huerena.; Trinity A Huerena; two brother-in-laws and a number of nieces & nephews.

He is preceded in death by two sisters: Donna Moshdoler; Marie Cummings and a brother: Randolph H. Dawson Jr.

A funeral service will be held at the Giffin Funeral Home and Crematory in Capon Bridge, WV on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 1:30 PM. Officiating will be Rev. Alanna McGuinn. Inurnment will to be held at a later date.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 12-1:30 PM.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Dawson Family, C/O Giffin Funeral Home, PO Box 100, Capon Bridge, WV 26711.

If you would like to donate to the family, please visit James's Tribute Fund.

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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Giffin Funeral Home & Crematory

2807 Northwestern Pike
Capon Bridge, WV 26711

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1:30 PM
Giffin Funeral Home & Crematory

2807 Northwestern Pike
Capon Bridge, WV 26711

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