Loyd Earl Dawson
Loyd Earl Dawson, 77, of Pensacola, FL passed away on Monday, June 10, 2013. Loyd Earl retired from Escambia County after 33 years of service. He served our country in the U.S. Marine Corp
. He was an avid fisherman who was at home on the water or could spend the day enjoying his passion for gardening at home.
Mr. Dawson was preceded in death by his parents, JD and Myrtle Dawson; sister, Delores Hughey and Peggy Aiken; brothers, Bill and Pete Dawson.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Dawson; son, Timothy Dawson (Katrina); daughter, Pamela Elliott; stepdaughter, Nikki Deck; 9 grandchildren; sister, Ruth Taylor (Al); 2 very special sister-in-laws, Susan and Ursel Dawson and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held Monday, June 18, 2013 at 2:00pm at Faith Chapel Funeral Home South, 100 Beverly Parkway, Pensacola, FL with visitation one hour prior to the service. A private burial will be at Barrancas National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jeremy Burt, Kevin Roper, James Milstead, Alan Milstead and Matt Reeser.
In lieu of flowers, The Dawson family would request contributions to be made to Covenant Hospice and to express their deep appreciation for the assistance, kindness and compassion demonstrated by the staff.
FAITH CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME SOUTH is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at www.fcfhs.com
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