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“Dear Dawson Family,I shared with Monette that Col. Dawson reminded me so much of my dad (silent strength, Godly man, morally courageous, great love...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Eric Mitchell - Family Friend

“I have known Lawrence for over 40 years. He has been a true friend and advisor. I did not learn of his passing until today. I am truly sorry that I...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Paul Herer - Woodbridge, VA

“The entire family is in our thoughts and prayers. Terry and Mary Tallent ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Terry Tallent - Montclair, VA

“To my extended family,May your faith sustain you during this time. We will see Papa D again!Love, love, and more love, Debb ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: Debroah Hodges-Pabon - Brockrton, MA

“Good Brother... He will be missed. ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: Herbert Jones - Providence Forge, VA

“My condolences to the family and friends of this wonderful man. ”
6 of 22 | Posted by: Gabriela Arana - Fredericksburg, VA

“In 2003, I joined the Chinn Fitness Center and Lawrence became not only my personal trainer, but also a wonderful friend. He was so knowledgeable,...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Patricia Bennett - Manassas, VA

“My prayers are with your family during this sad occasion. ”
8 of 22 | Posted by: Evelyn Bentley Newell - Riverside, CA

“My Deepest Sympathy to the Dawson Family. I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Dawson while employed at Howard University. He was such a nice and...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Linda Cannon - Washington, DC

“My sincere condolences to the Dawson family. I am proud of my cousins accomplishments. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Betty (Logan) Lillard - Dayton, OH

“Lawrence was dearly loved and so appreciated by everyone. I admired his strength of character and joy in his daily activities. I am so sorry this...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Rebecca Bryant - Woodbridge, VA

“Lawrence was a good friend, golf buddy, racket ball buddy, mentor, listener and advisor. I will truly miss our talks. As with all good souls, their...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Walter Volrie - Fredericksburg, VA

“Lawrence is the epitome of a true gentleman. Working as his colleague and friend since 2002 has been a great honor. I admire his devotion to God,...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Susan Sams Baggott - Woodbridge, VA

“May God's love guide the Lawrence Dawson family during this time of sorrow. ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Phillip Rowe - Glenwood, IL

“The love, joy, peace and happiness shared from Colonel Dawson's lifewill never die. We are thankful to have witnessed this example. ”
15 of 22 | Posted by: Ernestine H. Gray - Temple Hills, MD

“Very heartbreaking to hear of Lawrence's passing. He was truly a great friend to me. I have many memories playing golf, racquetball, and just being...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: vic brown - triangle, VA - Friend

“Very heartbreaking to hear of Lawrence's passing. He was truly a great friend to me. I have many memories playing golf, racquetball, and just being...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: vic brown - triangle, VA - Friend

“My husband and I extend our deepest condolences to the family of this true and kind hearted gentleman, Lawrence. It is really painful to imagine the...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Amy Busch - Manassas, VA

“May god's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad and difficult time. Psalms 119 : 50,76 EJC. GA. ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“I wish to extend my sincere condolences to Mr. Dawson's family and friends. He will be missed by all. ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Offering my condolences for the loss of your loved one.May your family be comforted by 1Thessalonians 4:14 ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“To Lawrence's family, Lawrence was my personal trainer when I lived in Woodbridge. He was truly one of the nicest, finest gentleman I have ever met...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Jeanette King - Palm Beach, FL


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Lawrence was born on April 15, 1937 and passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017.

Lawrence was a resident of Dumfries, Virginia.

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Greene Funeral Home

814 Franklin Street Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 549-0089
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