Memorial service for John Lindsey Dawson, Sr., 64, who passed away Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 will be held Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Dale Woodward Funeral Home, 167 Ridgewood Ave. with Wiley Lowe officiating. Mr. Dawson was born in Atlanta, Georgia and moved to this area as a young boy. He was a born leader, charismatic, vain, ambitious and goal-oriented materialist. He was a devoted businessman, family man and friend. Survivors include his wife, June L.; two sons, John Lindsey Dawson, Jr., South Daytona, FL and Michael James Dawson, Sterling, VA; a daughter, Laural Kristeen Dawson, Port Orange, FL; a brother, Lee Roy Dawson, Port Orange, FL; and a granddaughter, Taylor Jade Dawson. In lieu of other remembrances the family requests donations be made to Sandalwood Nursing Center, 1001 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach, FL 32114 or Hospice of Vol/Flag Counties 3800 Woodbriar Tr., Port Orange, FL 32129. Condolences may be shared for the family at


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Feb. 14, 2013