Hope Dawson, age 23

Lost to gun violence on May 4, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Miss my grand daughter Hope my heart is broken miss her so much
  • Number of children:
    7 Five
    2 5 Beautiful kids
  • Personality:
    5 outgoing
    4 funny loving beautiful inside and out fun to be around and loved by all
    5 the best lil sis a girl could ask for!
  • Occupation:
    5 Nurse
  • Workplace:
    6 Grady Hospital
  • Schools attended:
    4 Omnitech Institute
  • Comments:
    3 Prayers to family members
    5 An angel before her time
    4 she was a amazing mom for her children.
    5 Praying for strength for the family.
    5 i miss you Hopie Love Mommy..
    2 will always be my other half I will always love you I miss your beautiful smile
    1 I will always love you and think of you often
    2 I will never forget you Hope. R.I.H.
    1 Love and miss u niecypooh..
    2 we will never forget you, watch over your beautiful babies mama! miss you lots💘
    1 I love you so much baby girl. i miss you tremendously ❤️❤️
    1 Although we didn't see each other much. I miss you. Rest easy in his arms
    1 Hate i didnt get to meet u but i knw u where a great friend for my ciusin

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