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Hawkshaw Hawkins
Birth: Dec. 22, 1921
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1963
Benton County
Tennessee, USA

Country Musician. Patsy Cline had participated in a benefit concert in Kansas City for the family of a disc jockey ("Cactus" Jack Call) who had died in a car accident. Ramsey (Randy) Hughes, Patsy Cline, Hawkshaw Hawkins, and Cowboy Copas, were all in Hughes Piper Comanche, when it crashed just west of Camden, TN in a hollow along a ridge line in a heavily wooded area known as Fatty Bottom, near a fire tower off Mule Barn Rd. in Sandy Point, about 5 miles west of the Tennessee River. The plane had left Kansas City about 1:30pm. The reported time of the crash varies sometime between 6:20pm and 7:00pm, March 5, 1963. Patsy's watch was reportedly stopped at 6:20pm. Ironically, Jack Anglin was killed in an auto accident on the way to Patsy Cline's funeral. Jack Anglin, Ramsey (Randy) Hughes, and Cowboy Copas, are also buried in this same cemetery. (bio by: Bill Walker) 
Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 36.29552, -86.72571
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Hawkshaw Hawkins
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We love you and we miss you Hawk . Give Jesus a hug for us . Always a big fan ...
- Sandy Rhymes
 Added: Jul. 12, 2016

- Blackwasp
 Added: Mar. 5, 2016
Someone is remembering you today when God decided it was time to take you to heaven and sing for Him.
- Someone who Remembers You Today
 Added: Mar. 5, 2016
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