Born Jan. 27, 1925 in Ledford, Mrs. Hawkins was a 4th Commandment Sabbath keeper, and she and her daughter, Priscilla Hawkins, hosted church in their home every Saturday.
Survivors include three daughters, Susan Speckman of Paducah, formerly of Metropolis, Emily Park of Dallas, Texas and Priscilla Hawkins of Harrisburg; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, “Red” and Lillie Mullinix Dennis; her husband of 53 years, Clifford Hawkins; a grandson, Alex Mawdsley; one great-grandchild; and her siblings, Ione Thomas, Lowell Dennis, Audrie Walker, Fay Parris and Jess Dennis.
Funeral service was held Monday at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg with Bro. Wendell Yeary officiating. Burial followed at Sunset Lawn Cemetery.