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Janice V. (Newsome) Dawkins

February 12, 2021


It is with deep and profound sympathy that we announce transition of Mrs. Janice V. Dawkins who entered into rest Friday, February 12, 2021.

Mrs. Dawkins was a 1986 graduate of North Augusta High School. She attended Aiken Technical College where she earned certificates in Early Childhood Development. She was employed by the Old Medical College Daycare, Clare Jenkins Elementary School and Mossy Creek Elementary School where her love for her students was endless.

At an early age, she accepted Christ and joined Old Macedonia Baptist Church. Later she united with Second Providence Baptist Church where she served as a VBS instructor, a Soprano on the Mass Choir and a member of the Angel Tree Ministry.

Cherishing Janice's memories are : her loving husband, Wade L. Dawkins, a daughter, MaKayla Dawkins, her parents, John and Mary Nabritt Newsome; stepsons, Christopher and Jaime Westbrook; sister, Cathy Grant; godparents, Alonzo and Roselee Middleton; nephews, Reco (Nichelle) Grant and Lucas (Adrienne) Grant; a host of other relatives and friends.

Graveside services will be held at 3:00 PM Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Pineview Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Dr. Albert M. James officiating. Viewing will be held from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM Monday at the funeral home.



Professional Services are under the care of G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary-North Augusta.

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February 22, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary
614 West Avenue
North Augusta, SC 29841

Graveside Service
February 23, 2021

3:00 PM
Pineview Memorial Gardens
450 W. Five Notch Rd
North Augusta, SC 29841

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