Dawson Jack Niel, infant son of Nic and Jessica Niel, passed away Friday morning, August 20, 2021 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital, in Athens Georgia.

He was the little brother of his late sister, CoraLynn Niel.

Dawson is survived by his parents; maternal grandmother, Tammy Walker; paternal grandparents, Josh & Tonya Gaydon, Gene & Gigi Whitaker; great-grandparents, Jerry & Shirley Walker Kenneth Garrison, Tommy Gaydon, Gene Sr. & Tracy Whitaker; Aunts & Uncles, Harold and Pam Garrison, Ricky Crunkleton, Hattie Carter, Fawne O’Guin, Kayla & Wesley Williams, Karley Thomas, Nikki Kyle, Harley Niel, Chyanne Whitaker, Jack Whitaker, Amanda Blalock, Taylor Pearson, Josh Blalock, Nathan & Jessie Heckman; Great Aunt and Uncles, Wayne and Sally Walker, Bryan and Nean Walker; cousins, Luke Mann, Bryson Williams, Brandi Walker, Emma Walker, McKenna Roberts, Amelia Walker, Tyler Walker, Blake Walker, Michelle Spears, Ryan Spears, Knox Spears, Shane Pearson; cousins, Harrison Blalock,  Koryn Heckman,  and Nora Spears, Charlie Reese, and Declan Parson.

Graveside services will be 3pm Sunday afternoon, August 22, 2021 at the Prospect Church Cemetery, with Rev. Clarke Sowell.