man Bernard Patrick DAWSON‏‎, son of William Arnold DAWSON and Opal Icy KEENER‏.
Born ‎ 23 Apr, 1929 at Kieth, Boone Co., WV, died ‎ 05 at Richwood, Nicholas Co., WV‎

Bernard Patrick Dawson, 77, of Richwood died Oct. 14, 2005. Service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, at Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood. Friends may call Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 Record

Name: Bernard P Dawson
Birth Year: 1928
Race: White, citizen
Nativity State or Country: West Virginia
State: West Virginia
County or City: Nicholas

Enlistment Date: 21 Feb 1946
Enlistment State: Ohio
Enlistment City: Fort Hayes Columbus
Branch: No branch assignment
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Panama Canal Department
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
Source: Enlisted Man, Regular Army, after 3 months of Discharge

Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Student, High School, Academic or Copper Or Tinsmith* (Coppersmith. ) or Sheet Metal Worker* An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the United States Employment Service Manual
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 00
Weight: 000
Bernard was the sheriff of Richwood in the 60's. John F. Kennedy was campaigning in WV., his cavalcade was driving through Richwood, Bernard made him stop to wait for a funeral to pass. This was a moment in history and recorded in Life Magazine.
United States Obituary Collection

Name of Deceased: Bernard Patrick Dawson
Age at Death: 77
Birth Date: abt 1929
Death Date: 14 Oct 2005
Newspaper Title: Charleston Daily Mail
Newspaper Location: Charleston, WV, Us
Obituary Publication Date: 19 Oct 2005
Social Security Death Index

Name: Bernard P. Dawson
SSN: 236-40-0000
Last Residence: 26261 Richwood, Nicholas, WV
Born: 23 Apr 1928
Died: 15 Oct 2005
State (Year) SSN issued: WV (Before 1951)

Married to:

woman Constance Ann "Connie" SMITH‏‎, daughter of Claude Leander SMITH and Josephine REINWALD‏. PRIVACY FILTER


woman Balinda DAWSON‏‎
Born ‎ Sep 30, 1958 at Richwood, Nicholas Co., WV, died ‎ Sep 30, 1958 at Richwood, Nicholas Co., WV‎
First born in a set of Twins.

Died several hours after birth.
Burial Oct 1 1958
Mountain View Cemetary