Wanda Hawkins passed away peacefully to her Lord Monday, June 18, 2012 in Corsicana. She was born in Chatfield on May 19, 1933 to Irene and Paul Garner; married Jimmie Hawkins Feb. 16, 1950 and lived all of her life in Corsicana.
She was a lifetime member of Wesley Methodist Church and participated in the United Methodist Women’s group. In addition, she enjoyed quilting with the Piecemakers Quilt Guild, playing “Joker” on game day at the Senior Center and attending the annual “Hen Party.”
During her working years she was employed by Texas Miller (Adam Hats), J.M Dyer Company and Medical Arts Clinic.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jimmie Hawkins, brother-in-law Roy Collins and sister-in-law Linda Berry.
Survivors include: Daughter, Karen Hawkins Fenton and husband Al of Houston; son, Tommy Hawkins and wife Cindy of Corsicana; sister, Paula Cantrell and husband Gene of Amherst, Texas; sister-in-law Gladys Collins of Tyler; brother and sisters-in-law Daniel Wayne and Laverne Hawkins and Roy Glen (Shorty) and Betty Hawkins of Athens and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2012 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel. Pallbearers will be Rick Cantrell, Steve Cantrell, Harold Hawkins, Johnnie Hawkins, Ronnie Hawkins, Marshall McCluney, and Mike McCluney.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her honor to Wesley Methodist Church Food Committee, 3308 N. Beaton, Corsicana, Texas 75110.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com.
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Ted Allen Schafer
Ted Allen Schafer, resident of Corsicana, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013 at the age of 65. He was born Saturday, May 8, 1948 to Ted R. and Evelyn Bibb Schafer in Vancouver, Wash.
Ira ‘Lee’ Holt
Ira “Lee” Holt, 75, of Frost, formerly of Center, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013 in Corsicana.
She was born Aug. 24, 1937 in the Neuville Community to James R. and Lula Mae (Cooper) Lynch. She was a beautician for many years. She was a member of the Second Avenue Missionary Baptist Church, Corsicana.
Velma Lee Sherrill Waters
Mrs. Velma Lee Sherrill Waters, 75, of Mesquite passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013 in Ovilla, Texas. She was born July 21, 1937 in Trinidad. She was the daughter of Robert Barton Sherrill and Leona Lafay (Chidester) Sherrill.
Stella Jean Nutt Persell
Mrs. Stella Jean Nutt Persell, 80, of Corsicana went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 16, 2013 in Corsicana. She was born Aug. 10, 1932 at Lake Halbert in Corsicana to parents, Fred and Beatrice Crouch Nutt.
Mary Louise Healy
Mary Louise Healy, 91, of Corsicana, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness Friday, June 14, 2013, at The Twilight Home in Corsicana.
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Nathan Clay Nicholson
Mr. Nathan Clay Nicholson, 52, of Corsicana passed on Monday, June 10, 2013, at his residence in Corsicana.
Clay was born on Oct. 18, 1960, in Llano County, Texas, to Harry Donald and Margaret Johnston Nicholson.
Lloyd Alton Wilkerson
Lloyd Alton Wilkerson, a former resident of Corsicana, passed away on the morning of Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at Grand Prairie Health Care Center in Grand Prairie after a short battle with cancer.
Dorothy Jean Speak
Dorothy Jean Speak, 75, went to be with the Lord on the morning of Wednesday, June 12, 2013. She died peacefully at her home in Kerens with family present. She was born March 30, 1938 in Kaufman County to Mary Ellen Capps and Allen L. Flatt. She was the youngest of eight children, plus a large extended family.
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