Olive I. Hawkins

March 13, 2003

HARRISONVILLE, Pa. - Olive I. Hawkins, 88, of Little Egypt Road, died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at Woodland Retirement Center in Orbisonia, Pa.

Born July 8, 1914, in Hustontown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Wilbert and Ruth Wagner Helman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Boyd Hawkins, in 1966. They were married March 28, 1931.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Fairview United Methodist Church in Harrisonville.

She is survived by four children, Ruth Knepper of Woodland Retirement Center, Clair Hawkins and Roy Hawkins, both of Harrisonville, Pa., and Harry Hawkins of Hustontown; two sisters, Helen Morningstar of Saltillo, Pa. and Betty Dick of Roaring Spring, Pa.; 17 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Norman Hawkins and Raymond Hawkins; one sister, Ora Ramsey; one brother, Robert Helman; two grandchildren and one great-grandson.


Services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Fairview United Methodist Church, Harrisonville. Pastor Brian Sweeney will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Harrisonville.

Visitation will be today from 2 to 9 p.m. at M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown; and at the church Friday at 9:30 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Forbes Road Lions Club, Hustontown, PA 17229; Hustontown Volunteer Fire Co., Hustontown, PA 17229; or Fairview United Methodist Church, RD, Harrisonville, PA 17228.

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