Donald Wayne Dawson, 63 of Hawesville, Kentucky passed away April 6, 2021 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany, Indiana. He was born January 21, 1958 to Doris and Leona Dawson in Tell City, Indiana.
Donald worked as a forklift driver. He loved to play pool and was a gun collecter. He was an outdoors man with being outside and working in the yard being one of his favorite things. Donald loved to tinker with things, including cars and small appliances. He also was always lending a helping hand to his parents.
Donald is preceded in death by his father, Doris Dawson; 2 wives, Donna and Debbie and his nephew, Eric Matthew Dawson. Left to cherish his memory is his son, Justin Dawson; daughters, Angela (Teddy) Embry, Tiffany Wheatley and Rebecca (James) Little; 15 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; mother, Leona Dawson; sisters, RuthAnn (Larry) Brantley and Peggy Gorman; nieces, Amanda Dawn (Gerric), Lisa (Chris) and Laura (Justin) Love; nephew, Paul (Cody) Senn and a host of other family and friends.
Visitation will be held Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Cloverport Funeral Home from 4pm – 8pm. His service will be held Friday, April 9, 2021 at 11am, also at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cloverport Cemetery. Cloverport Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Dawson family.