Minnie E. Dawson (nee White), 74, of North Ridgeville, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at St. John Medical Center in Westlake, following a short illness. She was born June 7, 1940 in Elmira, West Virginia. Mrs. Dawson had been a North Ridgeville resident for the past 20 years and had previously resided in Cleveland.
She was currently employed by North Ridgeville City School and was on the cleaning staff at Liberty Elementary School. She had worked for the school system for 16 years. Mrs. Dawson enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her son, Clint R. Dawson (Maria) of Cleveland; grandsons, Clint E. and Robert Dawson; great-grandchildren, Madison and Connor Dawson; sister, Jessie Henry of North Ridgeville; brother, Ernie White of Rosedale, West Virginia; and by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Lee and Eva May (nee Short) White; and by several brothers and sisters.
The family will receive friends Sunday, August 24, 2014 from 6 P.M. until the time of the funeral service at 7 P.M. at the Liston Funeral Home, 36403 Center Ridge Rd., (at Stoney Ridge Rd.), North Ridgeville. Pastor Brian Gardiner from New Community Baptist Church in North Ridgeville, will officiate the service.