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Brunell Livingston Dawkins, 89, of Newberry, widow of Herman G. Dawkins, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on September 8, 1922, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late George and Lula Martin Livingston. She retired from the Pomaria Elementary School lunchroom and was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Dawkins is survived by a son, Herman “Billy” (Tora) Dawkins of Kinard; a daughter, Patricia Anne (Wayne) Long of Pomara; a sister, Elizabeth “Sis” Gilliam of Greenwood; four grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a grandson, Jamie W. Dawkins.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, May 19, 2012, at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church by the Rev. Paul Rogers and Rev. Eddie Bledsoe. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral. Memorials may be made to Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, 2360 Mt. Pleasant Road, Pomaria, SC 29126.

Active pallbearers will be Brock Adams, Michael Brown, George Leopard, Tony Leopard, Tim Stewart and David Wilson III.

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#10 Patty Leopard 2012-05-19 19:00
We were so sorry to hear about Nell. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Patty Leopard, Katie and Roy Jeffcoat
#9 Allene Dawkins 2012-05-19 16:59
we were so sorry to hear about Mrs. Dawkins. May God give you strenght at this sad time. Our thougths & prayers are with all the family.
Allene & Dawkins
#8 June Morris 2012-05-18 18:58
We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Nell. We extend our deepest sympathy to your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the Lord bless you all.

June (Harry) Morris and family
#7 Lynn Wessinger 2012-05-18 06:57
I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I saw her often at the nursing home when my mother was there. Prayers are with all of you.
Lynn and Larry Wessinger
#6 luann l gross 2012-05-17 23:41
Anne & family, so sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts& prayers.
#5 Blounts 2012-05-17 23:07
Miss Nell will be sorely missed. We have many fond memories of being with her. You will be in our prayers. Miss Nell was a very sweet and loving lady.
#4 Edith Morris 2012-05-17 21:10
Billy & family,
Sorrow to hear of your Mom's passing. It's hard at any time to lose a Mom.
Billy & Edith Morris
#3 Mattie Mitchell 2012-05-17 19:32
Great Grandmother,
I will miss you dearly, you are loved. I will always hold the fond memories of our spaghetti dinners in the Fall when I was a young child and the memories of you. Those memories are what I will remember. I know you are in a better place and have your angel wings.
Love you!

#2 marie johnson 2012-05-17 18:52
Anne so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. Our prayers are with you and your family. GOD bless you all
#1 Kathy Pitts 2012-05-17 12:44
Anne and family,
I'am so sorry to ear of your mothers passing. I hope you will find comfort in that you are not alone during this most difficult time.God is with you and so many others. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.