Zora Wilkerson Dawson
07/11/1926 - 03/01/2018
Obituary for Zora Wilkerson Dawson
Zora Wilkerson Dawson was born on July 11, 1926 in Montgomery County to the union of the late McKinley Wilkerson and Alberta Wilkerson, Zora was the second child born to this Union.
Her Christian journey began early in life at Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church, Hope Hull, Alabama. She later moved her membership to Bethel Missionary Baptist Church.
A beautiful flower was plucked Thursday, March 1, 2018. The Lord has taken all the pain away, all the burden and all the fear.
She was a caring mother, grandmother and aunt who loved her family.
Her survivors included four loving daughters, Dorothy Chappell, Columbus, GA; Helena Allen, Mary Elsberry, Norma Dawson Andrews, Montgomery, AL; one son, Cleophus Dawson, Montgomery, AL; thirteen caring grandchildren, Andrea (Alvin) Humber, Columbus, GA; Shonta Jackson, Montgomery, AL; Casanova Chappell, Columbus, GA; William T. Andrews III, Angelo Andrews, Montgomery, AL; Lashonda S. Dawson, Montgomery, AL; Lamonica Pinkard, Latasha Pinkard, Montgomery, AL; Michelle Jenkins, Theresa Jenkins, George Jenkins, all of Gary IN; 13 great-grandchildren, brothers: Calvin Wilkerson, Gary, IN; McKinley (Delia) Wilkerson, Jr., Merrillville, IN; sisters: Pauline Wilson, Earline Clay, Gary, IN; Rosa Julian, Montgomery, AL; Lurenda Patterson, Anderson, IN; Magnolia (James) Smith, Gilbert, AZ; sisters-in-law, Gloria Wilkerson, Gary, IN; Susie Wilkerson, Montgomery, AL; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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