Joseph Dawkins
Joseph Dawkins
  • November 15, 1955 - September 20, 2016
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Joseph Terry “Shoe Bop” or “Joe” Dawkins 60 of Charleston, passed away on Tuesday September 20, 2016 at CAMC General after a short illness.

He was born on November 15, 1955 in Charleston, WV to Thelma Morris and the late Joseph Womack. He attended East Bank High School. He was self-employed and did various jobs for family, friends and the community.

In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his brother Gerald Dawkins and Grandmother Eliza Clark.

He is also survived by his lovely wife of 44 years Willie Mae Dawkins, his daughter Terrica “Shay” Brown (Link), son Travis Dawkins both of Charleston WV, his grandson and who he adored so much Donavon Meadows of Huntington WV, four brothers; Eugene (Deborah) Dawkins of Portsmouth VA, Walter (Brenda) Dawkins of Charleston WV, Steve (Denise) Dawkins of Chesapeake WV, and Harvey (Gloria) Dawkins of Lexington SC and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Funeral Service will be at noon at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 1530 3rd Avenue, Charleston WV 25387 with the Rev. William Kinney officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Burial will follow at Montgomery Memorial Park, London WV.

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