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Darrin Ernest Pawson

February 17, 1968 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 54)


Darrin Ernest Pawson, age 54, of Adrian, MI, passed away May 12, 2022, at The Toledo Hospital. He was born February 17, 1968, in Adrian, MI, the son of Richard & Sandra (Beach) Pawson. On March 18, 1989, he married Donna Jackson in Adrian, MI, she survives.  Darrin was a graduate of Onsted High School, Class of 1987. He was currently employed with VanBrunt Transport Inc. in Onsted, MI and previously drove truck for Pahl's Ready Mix in Lyons, OH. Darrin loved to play golf with his father and brothers along with going bowling. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching the Detroit Lions and Detroit Tigers. Darrin was a dedicated husband and father.  In addition to his wife, Donna Pawson, he is survived by his children, Sara Kay-Pawson, Steven Pawson and Skylar Pawson; one granddaughter, Tamara Kay; his father, Richard Pawson; two brothers, David Pawson (Julie Laughlin) and Daniel (Cathe) Pawson; two aunts, Carolyn (Cliff) Holtz and Beverly Pawson; one uncle, Gary Pawson; along with many nieces, nephews, cousins, brothers in law and sisters in law; and his Yorkie, Tory.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Sandra Pawson; step-mother, Beverly Fortney Pawson; grandparents, Lloyd & Marian Pawson; uncle, Jim Pawson; aunt, Hazel Pawson and two cousins, Jody Pawson and Karen Holtz.  Viewing & Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, 2959 N. Adrian Hwy, Adrian, MI. Cremation will follow.

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Viewing & Visitation
May 18, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
2959 N. Adrian Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Cremation to Follow

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