LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, February 23 at the JC Hellum Funeral Home for Ms. Hawkins, 70. Born July 9, 1939, she died Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at Sumner Regional Medical Center. Ms. Hawkins was a former educator with the Wilson County School System.
Pastor Charles Cowan, eulogist. Burial, Greenlawn Cemetery, Old Hickory, TN.
Survivors include: husband Linwood Hawkins, Sr.; siblings Patsy Hurd, Henry Davis and Cathy Hancock; children Deborah, Dale, Melody, Artenchis, Linette H. Jackson and Linwood Hawkins, Jr.; 14 grandchildren; a great grandchild; brother-in-law Kenneth James; father-in-law Mizell Hawkins; numerous nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.
Memorial donations are requested in memory of Mary Wainwright Hawkins to: Alzheimer's Assoc., 4205 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 216, Nashville, 37215. Funeral service in the care of JC Hellum Funeral Home 107 Stokes St., Lebanon.