Wayne Hardwick Dawn Sr., 79, of Rossville, Ga. passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 in a local health care facility. He enjoyed swimming, fishing, riding motorcycles, and sitting on his front porch watching the birds. He was co-owner of Mary and Martha’s Personal Care in Rossville, GA.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin and Lexa Dawn; several siblings; several nieces and nephews.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Martha Dawn; 3 sons, Hardie (Tracey) Dawn, Rex Dawn, and Neal Dawn; 4 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; several nieces and nephews.

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Private graveside services will be 1p.m. Wednesday in the Daily Hills Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home & Crematory South Crest Chapel located at the historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.