William “Billy” Henry Dawson, age 75 of Fairbanks, passed away on January 29th , 2019. He was born on October 30th, 1943 in Gulfport, Mississippi. Billy was a loving, funny, fun loving guy and he has resided in Fairbanks since 1961. He was a member of the Alaska Laborers Union. The family would like to especially thank Tommy Johnson “For being our eyes and ears in Fairbanks and for assisting Billy with all of his needs.”
Billy is preceded in death by his mother Mary Dixon, his father Curtis Dunlap and sisters Betty Flanagan, Ruth Dawson and Brenda Dixon. He leaves behind a daughter, April Dawson, his sister, Carolyn Daniels of Dallas, TX, his sister, Sharon Johnson of Jackson, MS and a host of nephews and nieces.
There will be a Memorial Service held on Sunday, February 3rd at 1 pm at Blanchard Family Funeral Home. Located at 611 Noble St in Fairbanks.