Obituary: Hanes Moore Dawson Jr. |

Obituary: Hanes Moore Dawson Jr.

Hanes Moore Dawson Jr, passed away at his home in Granby at the age of 61. He was born in Ardmore, Okla. on Nov. 11, 1947 to Hanes and Jovan (McCullough) Dawson.

He served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era. Hanes was the publisher and owner of the Grand County Newspapers for many years.

He is preceded in death by his father.

His mother Jovan survives him.

Hanes requested that there be no memorial services.

“I wish to be scattered over my beloved Grand County mountains, so I may forever enjoy the beauty of living here,” he said.

Memorials in his honor can be made to any veteran’s association.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care and direction of Foran-Schoenfeld Mortuary ~ Hot Sulphur Springs.

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