Services for Mr. Donald W. Rawson, age 70, of Moselle, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday January 12, 2018, at Shelton Baptist Church in Moselle with Bro. Charles Brady officiating. Burial will follow in the Shelton Baptist Church Cemetery with honors provided by the Mississippi Highway Patrol Honor Guard. Mr. Rawson passed from this life on January 9, 2018 at the North Sunflower Medical Center in Ruleville, MS.
Mr. Rawson retired as Captain from the Mississippi Highway Patrol after 32 years of service with Troop J in Hattiesburg. During his time with the patrol, he authored the book "Know Your Limitations" dealing with accident reconstruction. Donald was also retired from the Mississippi Air National Guard. He was a 32nd degree Master Mason with the J.M. Bradley Lodge in Moselle.
He is survived by his loving wife, Gloria Rawson; sons, Scott (Nikki) Rawson of Bailey, MS and Drew (Farah) McCann of Moselle; his daughter, Melissa (Paul) Goldman of Meridian, MS; his grandchildren, Tanner Goldman, John Thomas Goldman, Chad Rawson, Reagan Bohl, Colton Bohl, and Triston McAlexander, and his sister, Becky (Jack) Brown of Bailey, MS.
Published on January 12, 2018