R. Scott Dawson
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R. Scott Dawson
CHESNEE, SC-- R. Scott Dawson, 49, died tragically in a plane crash on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Born in Asheville, NC and raised in Boiling Springs, SC, he was the son of Don and Sue Dawson.
Scott owned and operated CARS, Inc., an automobile detail and supply company. He was baptized in 1987 and was a faithful member of the Spartanburg North Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. He cherished his privilege to serve as an elder in the congregation for many years. Many friends remember Scott as a 'hiding place from the wind, a place of concealment from the rainstorm' (Isaiah 32.2).
Scott was the heart and soul of his family, and as a devoted husband, father, son, brother, and friend, he will be deeply missed.
In addition to his parents, Scott is survived by his wife, Beth Murdoch Dawson; children, Chandler Scott Dawson (Anna), Chase Murdoch Dawson, and Chloe Elizabeth Dawson; his sisters, April Geerken (Eric), and Melissa Dawson; nephews, Austin Stribling, Gavin Murdoch, and Christian Marmo; nieces, Lauren Murdoch and Charlotte Marmo; special in-laws, Robert and Martha Murdoch, Brian and Melissa Murdoch, and Robbie Stribling; as well as many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother, Alan Keith Dawson.
Visitation will be 2:00-3:30 PM Sunday, June 10, 2018, at the Spartanburg Marriott Hotel, Heritage Ballroom, 299 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306, with a memorial service following at 4:00 PM, conducted by Brother Derek Gertzen.
Memorials may be made to Worldwide Work of Jehovah's Witnesses via www.jw.org.
An online guest register is available at www.floydmortuary.com
Floyd's North Church Street Chapel


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Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Jun. 8 to Jun. 9, 2018.
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June 13, 2018
News of this tragic accident was very saddening. We send our deepest condolences to Scott's entire family, along with thoughts, prayers, and hope for strength during this difficult time.

Sincerely -
Chris & Dixie Patton
June 11, 2018
With Deepest Sympathy
Scott was a great person who will be remembered

Jay Wyatt
Wyatt's World of Wheels
Spartanburg SC
June 10, 2018
Thinking and praying for this wonderful family.
Ted & Sharon Gurley
June 10, 2018
Sorry for your loss.
Greg Yeary
June 10, 2018
Know that others are thinking of all of you right now. In the days ahead may Jehovah comfort and strengthen you. Keep the hope close to your heart knowing that soon that reality will be real for all of us. We are so very close to seeing Scott again. Our hearts are heavy and share your loss.
Wade and Debbie Lail
Wade and Debbie Lail
June 10, 2018
Our love goes to Beth, his beautiful children. To Don & Sue, his parents and his 2 sisters. We know you are devastated, as those who knew Scott are. Jehovah will help you and soon repair the hurt by happiness.
Clayton and Sandra Morrell
Friend
June 9, 2018
Scott lived such a life that made such a difference in the lives of those who had the privilege of knowing and meeting him. May Jehovah give you the strength beyond what's normal to cope with the loss of such a wonderful person. This is a loss to our spiritual family.
Michael & Janice Thompson
June 8, 2018
My sister, Jeanne, called me Tuesday and was very upset because she thought the son of very good friends may have died in a plane crash. Wednesday morning I got a message from her that her suspicion had been confirmed. Scott's father was the last person to see Jeanne's husband alive before he was killed almost 20 yrs ago. I wish I had the privilege of knowing Scott and his family who were and are such good friends with my sister and her family. But you are part of our worldwide family and so my heart goes out to you. May Jehovah comfort you and bless you.
June 8, 2018
Your family are in my prayers.
Nancy McLauchlin
June 8, 2018
We ache for the loss of our dear and special nephew. His smile, his love for his family, his love of his God, and his wonderful personality will be softly and tenderly missed. God speed you on your journey and hold your family in his powerful and tender hand. With much love, Patricia and John Kachel
June 8, 2018
Sorry for the lost of our dear Brother. May God continue to be with you and your family, he will sustain you and give you what you need.
June 8, 2018
Remembering you in my prayers for comfort in the coming days.
Jimmy and Jena Hughes
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