Kenneth Dawson

07/27/1959 - 03/31/2022

Obituary For Kenneth Dawson



Friday, April 8, 2022

12:00 Noon

Smith-Jackson Funeral Home 446 Bate Street Danville, Kentucky

Visitation 11:30 until time of Service


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Kenneth Ephraim Dawson, age 62, died on March 31, 2022. He was the son of Charles Dawson, Sr. and Hattie Warner Dawson. Kenneth was born July 27, 1959 in Danville, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Fredrick Dawson, Gary Dawson, Janice Dawson and Charles Dawson.

Kenneth graduated from Danville High School where he excelled in Art. He was a member of Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Kenneth was formally employed at Burkes Bakery. He was later employed at the Marriot Hotel in Lexington, Ky, where he was given the privilege to share his recipes, this gave him great joy, Kenneth was proud of his accomplishment.

He was very passionate about taking care of his mother until his health began to decline. He loved his daughters and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Kenneth is survived by his two daughters, two brothers Tony B. Dawson, Lexington, KY and Clifford (Delores) Dawson, Danville, KY; two sisters, Leitha Dawson and Cassandra Smith both of Danville, KY; two uncles William Warner Jr. and Bruce Warner; one sister-in-law Camille Dawson; several nieces and nephews also a host of other relatives and friends.

Please keep the family in your thoughts and prays.

Guest Book

Sorry for your loss may God give you the strength to go through this time of sorrow

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Family, I'm so sorry for your loss. He was a goods friend, Praying for you all! KT

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Family, We are so sorry for your loss. God bless you all. Love hugs and prayers to all Kenneth's family and friends. Jackie & Kathleen M. Lewis

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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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