Vera Hawkins

Tuesday, December 30, 2003

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Vera F. Hawkins, 88, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

She was born March 27, 1915, in Golconda, Ill., daughter of Charles E. and Mayme Barger Robbs. She and Lowell Hawkins were married Dec. 8, 1934.

Hawkins was a member of Tanner Street Church of God.

Survivors include her husband; a son, David Hawkins of St. Charles, Mo.; a daughter, Alyce Mabrey of O'Fallon, Mo.; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Ponder Funeral Home from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Carl Addison and Larry Smith officiating. Burial will be in Sikeston Memorial Park Cemetery.