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Celebrating the life of

Dawn Jennings Prescott

September 09, 1962 - March 22, 2024

Dawn Jennings Prescott

Mrs. Dawn Jennings Prescott, 61, of Swainsboro passed away Friday, March 22, 2024, at her residence.

Mrs. Prescott was born September 9, 1962, in Beaufort, SC. to the late Walter Thomas Jennings, Sr. and Faye Cowart Jennings.  She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Walter Thomas Jennings Jr.; companion, Robbie Sellars. 

Dawn was a graduate of Herschel V. Jenkins High School in Savannah and Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta. She worked in the Pathology Department of Memorial Medical Center prior to entering funeral service and later in the OB/GYN practice of Dr. Stephen Cheng. Dawn began her career in funeral service as an apprentice at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors.  During her 30+ year career with Fox & Weeks she was a licensed Funeral Director, manager of the Pre-Need Department and a location manager.

Dawn is survived by her sons, Andrew Prescott (Renee) of Gray, Louisiana, Stephen Prescott of Savannah; daughter, Bailey Sellars (Justin Hynko) of Brooklet; aunt, Ann Farrar of Swainsboro; 6 grandchildren; several aunts, uncles, and many friends.   

Memorial Service will be 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 26, 2024 in the chapel at Deloach-McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home in Waynesboro with Rev. Steve Sirmons officiating.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 A.M until 11:00A.M. prior to the service at Deloach-McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home.

Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Dawn Jennings Prescott, 61, of Swainsboro.



My sincere condolences to Dawn’s family. I will keep you in my prayers.

- Debbie Kuharik, Savannah, GA

Val I am so sorry to hear about Dawn, sending prayers to you and family.

- Martha Delaigle, Madison, Tennessee

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel