Rev. James H. Dawson Jr.

A Senior Pastor of Mt. Cyrene Baptist Church entered his new life Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the age of 96 at his residence in Plaquemine. He was a WWII Air Force veteran. Visitation will be at Mt. Cyrene Baptist Church, 25159 Dublieux Street, Plaquemine Thursday, August 1, from 5pm until religious service at 7pm officiating minister will be Pastor Chris D. Butler and on Friday, August 2, from 8am until 10am service. Interment in Grace Memorial Park. He is survived by his wife Joyce Gibson Dawson, son Rev. Nolan Carlin and spouse Ann; daughters Jean D. Williams and spouse Frank, Brenda D. Powers and spouse Rev. Arthur Powers, Pastor Chris D. Butler and husband Gerald; sixteen step children; sister Ethel Walker and brother Dr. P.E. Dawson; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories online at

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Published in from July 29 to July 31, 2013