Dawahares was an American retail clothing store chain. It was founded by S.F. Dawahare in 1907 in Neon, Kentucky, and remained within the family for four generations. The chain operated nearly 30 stores in Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia. It declared bankruptcy in 2012 and liquidated its 22 remaining stores. Dawahares was in business for 105 years from 1907 to 2012.