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Miss Frances Hawkins, age 89, died peacefully in the comfort of her home on April 7, 2018. She was born in Dalton, GA on September 28, 1928. She was the daughter of the late H.G. and Ida Belle Fowler Hawkins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a special friend, Helen Lance, and her brothers and sisters.
Frances is survived by four special nieces, Kim Brindle Lane, Yvonne Quarles Elrod, Doris Floyd Calverson, and Lynn West Berry; and other nieces and nephews.
She was from Dalton, GA, but made her home in Calhoun many years ago. She was of the Baptist faith. Frances worked all her adult life as a supervisor in the textile industry and was well respected by her employees. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Care at Home and Homespun Hospice for the wonderful care she has received in the last 3 ½ years.
The funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 10th at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home. Eddie Brannon will officiate. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Capt. Mike Garigan conducting the committal service. Music will be arranged by Lanna Ballew. Pallbearers serving are Nathan Watson, Chris Quarles, Travis West, David Haney, Robert Garcia, and Raymond Lane. Honorary pallbearers serving are her caregivers, Leslie DePerro, Alberda Prather, Holly Chamlee, Rhonda Ely, Katie DePerro, Jonie Herrera, Angela Bair, and Mayla Jackson.
The Hawkins family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 10th from noon until 2:00 p.m.
Friends may sign the online guest register at www.maxbrannonandsons.com. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home of Calhoun.