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James Guinn Hawkins
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1859
Denton County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1951
Plainview
Hale County
Texas, USA

(Published in Amarillo Daily News, February 25, 1951)

Not sure if he was moved or the where he really is here or plainveiw so if you know please let me know.


PLAINVIEW, Feb. 24 (Special) - James G. Hawkins, 91 years old, native Texas, died late today on the eve of his sixtieth wedding anniversary.

Funeral services will be conducted here at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon at the First Methodist Church. Rev. W.E. Peterson, the pastor, will officiate.

Mr. and Mrs. Hawkins were married Feb. 25, 1891 at Antelope, Tex. He was born Oct. 14, 1859, in Denton County and lived there until 1878 when he moved to Young County.

Hawkins farmed near Loving, Young County, for 68 years until 1946, when he retired and he and Mrs. Hawkins moved to Hale County to make their home near a daughter, Mrs. C.H. Thomas.

He became ill three weeks ago.

Hawkins had been a member of the Methodist Church since childhood.

He and Mrs. Hawkins were parents of seven sons and daughters, all of whom survive. The children are Mrs. Thomas, Mrs. Lena Wilcox, Gallup, NM; Mrs. W.S. McGee, Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Claude Miller, Odessa, Mrs. Clara Winkler, Gruver, H.G. Hawkins, Cheyenne, Okla. and F.C. Hawkins, Marmi, Ill. Also surviving are a sister, Mrs. A.C. Casey, Fort Worth; two brothers, J.W. Hawkins, Dimmitt, and L.D. Hawkins, Collins, Colo. 
 
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 Parents:
  Flavious Josephus Hawkins (1832 - 1915)
  Sarah Ann Ready Hawkins (1839 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Beulah Hefner Hawkins (1873 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Henry George Hawkins (1892 - 1971)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Hawkins Thomas (1893 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Guinn Hawkins (1859 - 1951)
  America Eveline Hawkins Grant (1866 - 1908)*
  Mary Jane Hawkins Casey (1869 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hawkins Chapel Cemetery
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Laura Hudnall Franklin S...
Record added: Aug 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28901885
James Guinn Hawkins
Added by: Laura Hudnall Franklin Shifflett
 
James Guinn Hawkins
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