Lana Jean Dawson
January 10, 1948  -  March 16, 2018

Lana Jean Dawson

Calvary Baptist Church
1315 Zauk
Dumas, TX  79029
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
11 A.M.
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Lana Jean Dawson, 70, of Dumas, passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018. Memorial services are scheduled for 11 o’clock in the morning on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Brad Foster, pastor of the church, officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.

Lana was born on January 10, 1948 in Borger, Texas to CB and Ann Morrison. Lana graduated from Borger High School in 1966 and Frank Phillips College in 1968. She had been retired for many years but enjoyed serving as the coordinator for the Moore County Meals on Wheels. Lana was the loving wife of Dale Dawson for the last 49 years. Lana's hobbies included YMCA water aerobics, sonic vanilla cokes, kindle expert, oil painting, puzzle books, collecting angels, collecting seashells, taking photographs of wildlife and nature, but most importantly, her grandchildren. She has served as a Sunday school teacher at Calvary Baptist Church, and enjoyed many activities and retreats at her church.

She is preceded in death by her parents; father in law: Harlin "Red" Dawson; sister in law: Linda Londagin and husband Phil; brother in law: Tom Hodges.

She is survived by her husband, Dale, of the home; her daughters: Darla Parker of Oklahoma City and Anita Dawson of the home; sisters: Sandra Hilbert and husband Harvey of Borger, Judy Strickland and husband Fred of Amarillo, and Margy Hodges Amarillo; grandchildren: Mackenzie Bevins, Dawson Bevins, and Joshua Parker; mother in law: Juanita Dawson of Borger.

The family suggests with gratitude that memorials be made to Gideon’s International, 2200 SW 7th Avenue, Amarillo TX 79106.


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  1. Karen Watkins
    Dumas, TX

    I know that you and your family will miss her here, but because of Jesus you will meet again.
    God bless you and give you comfort and peace.

  2. Kimberly Roberts
    Amarillo, TX

    Dale and Family,
    I was so sad to hear of your great loss. Lana was such a sweet lady who always had a kind heart and a big smile. I know she will be greatly missed but i know you can rejoice that she is with het Lord and Savior.Praying the Lord will be especially nest to you thru this difficult time.

  3. Johnny and Cind Dobbins
    Dumas, TX

    Dale, Darla, and Anita, we are sorry for your loss. Lana was a special lady, loved and respected by many. Love to you all.

  4. Eddie Riley
    Cardiff by the Sea, CA

    Dale - so sorry to hear of your loss. I pray God’s strength and continued loving support for you and family. Stay strong brother. Ed

  5. Connie Adams
    Dumas, TX

    Dale and family,
    I am sorry for the loss of your love one.
    May God bless you now and days to come.

  6. Shaye Burk
    Borger, TX

    Adam and I are so sorry for your loss. You all are in our prayers.

  7. Dianne Dyer Say
    Borger, TX

    Dale and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet wife. I am sending prayers and blessings for you and your family. I also pray that God’s love will comfort you and your family.

  8. Brad Foster
    Dumas, TX

    Dale and family-
    Pam and I are in constant prayer for you. We love you and cherish your freindship. God bless you abundantly.

  9. Danny, Viola Shipman
    , TX

  10. Wayne and Sheila Baillie
    Atoka, OK

    Dale, Wayne and I are so sorry for your and Anita's Loss. An Angel has truly gone to Heaven. She was my Idol. We Love you Brother.

  11. Tara Huff
    Fritch, TX

    So sad to hear of her passing. Prayers for the family. Prayers and hugs

  12. Ken & Jan Mc ferrin
    Amarillo, TX

    We were deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Lana. May God give you the comfort and strength to get you through the days ahead. Hugs and prayers sweet friend...

  13. Larry Richardson
    Amarillo, TX

    GOD BLESS you and your family at this time, MAY THE POWER OF GOD'S HOLY SPIRIT BRING COMFORT AND STRENGTH FOR DALE AND FAMILY. LANA IS IN THE KINGDOM OF GOD, HER HEAVANLY HOME, NO MORE HURT, OR TEARS. DALE WE haven't seen each other since BHS, but I have thought about you and LANA many times. Love YA, Brother, YOUR OLD SPRING CREEK FRIEND

  14. Margie Johnson
    Dumas, TX

    Dale, Darla, Anita and extended family,
    I was so sorry when I heard of Lana’s passing. She was such a delightful friend. I know she was a good mother, Grandmother and wife to you Dale. Lana and I had suffered with Chronic Illness. It was not easy to deal with. You and to Donnie were so good to us and faced everything so bravely.
    Thanks for our friendship with both our families we trudged on.
    I will keep your family in my heart and in my prayers.

  15. Mitchell L Beck
    Dumas, TX

    I sorry for your lose my friend

  16. Teresa Calhoun Anthony
    Hobbs, NM

    So sorry for your family’s loss but rejoicing that Lana is in a new and glorified body and not suffering any more. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers!

  17. Zelda Sheldon
    Boerne, TX

    Dale, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your sweet wife! What a blessing she was to all who knew her. May your family find comfort in God! Love and prayers!

  18. Sandra Etris
    Cordell, OK

    She was a precious asset to our family. We all loved her.

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