Posted by : July 13, 2013| On :
Dawes was born Feb. 25, 1935, in Chicota, to Lelia Mae (Hyatt) and Charlie H. Dawes, and died July 7, 2013, at East Texas Medical Center in Athens.
He was a contractor. He married Mary Jo Miller, in March of 1964, in Hugo, Okla.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, brothers Dub and Charles Roy Dawes, sisters Corrine Campbell, Charlie Jo Cunningham, Lylan Whiteman, Harvey Dell McCoy, and Donnie Sue Dawes.
Survivors include his children, Frank Boyer and wife Michelle, Corky Dawes, Rodney Dawes and wife Kathren, Angela Dawes, and Heather Barnett and husband Ricky; grandchildren Megan, Aaron, Drake, Zack, Tara, Alex, Sydney, Taylor, Lindsey, Stormie, Raynie, Windie, Harley and Riley; great-grandchildren Chloe, Kaitlin, and Samara; sister Lettie Farmer and husband Ray; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Pallbearers were Johnny and Christopher Farmer, Dakota Fuller, Jason Cooper, Charlie Dawes, and Brian Miller.