About Larry


Larry Dawson was born and raised in Scott Depot, West Virginia. He is the son of Pat and Madge Dawson, who were self-employed owning a small appliance store. He remains a resident of Putnam County, West Virginia.

He graduated from Winfield High School in 1976 and then attended Marshall University.

Growing up, he had two dreams - cars and business. After working for a few local car dealerships in sales and management, he purchased a former Exxon station in Nitro, West Virginia and opened Larry Dawson's Auto Sales in January 1987 and fulfilled his dreams.

Today, Larry Dawson's Auto Sales is not only selling automobiles locally, but also nationally through EBay and the Internet.

Larry is a member of numerous organizations; including the Nitro Lodge 170 AF&AM, Scottish Rite, Beni Kedem, Nitro Moose Lodge, Sleepy Hollow Golf Club, YMCA, Kanawha River Navy, and the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association. Larry is a member of the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce and on the board of directors for the Good News Mountaineer Garage.

His hobbies are boating, racquetball and golf.


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