Dawson Pages (100+)
See More >
Dawson Mentions
See More >

Archie Dawson

Obituary Condolences

Archie M. Dawson, Sr. Resident of San Jose 80, passed away Nov. 16, 2012. Mr. Dawson, the son of the late Edgar and Ola O. Dawson, was born and raised in Bogalusa, LA. He graduatd from Grambling State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and he received a Master's Degree in Chemistry from Tuskegee Institute. During his career, he served as a high school science instructor for 30 years. Following his retirement, he worked as a Real Estate Broker and most recently as an independent Travel Agent. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church located at 467 North White Road, San Jose, CA 95127. The Quiet Hour and viewing of remains will take place Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 in the sanctuary from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. The Home-going Celebration Service, which will be conducted by Pastor Jason Reynolds, will begin at 11:00 a.m. and followed by a repast in Emmanuel's Family Life Center. The interment will occur at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, 32053 West McCabe Road; Santa Nella, CA 95322, Wednesday, Nov. 28th at 10:00 a.m. Jones Mortuary of East Palo Alto is handling the funeral arrangements. Mr. Dawson is survived by his wife of 45 years, Dr. Barbara Z. Dawson; two sons, Archie M. Dawson, Jr., and Paul A. Dawson, five grandchildren, and 25 nieces and nephews.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Nov. 24, 2012
Read More