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Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Carlton Hawkins
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1862
Coosa County
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1937
Lawton
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA

Obituary from the August 6, 1937 edition of the Lawton Constitution:

Final Rites Held For Mrs. Hawkins. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ritter Funeral Home for Mrs. Lizzie Hawkins, wife of R.M.Hawkins, who died at the family home, 516 Lee at 9:50 p.m. Friday following an extended illness. The services were conducted by Rev. W.A. Wilcoxson, pastor at the Calvary Baptist Church and were well attended. Funeral selections were sung by Mrs. M.L.Leonard, Mrs. O.T. Kelling, Mrs. W.A.Wilcoxson, E.L.Kelle and John Hain and Miss Sybil Kelling as pianist. Bearers serving were Sgt. H.M. Jones, L.O. Paden, R.L.Stout, S.C.Allen, E.F. Burney and June Martin. Burial was made in Highland Cemetery with Rev. Wilcoxson making the committal. Her Oklahoma Death Certificate, No. 16250 notes her cause of death as 'Acidosis & general exhaustion from epithelioma of face, nose, lips, several years. dehydration.' Her funeral home records reflect her name as 'Lizer Hawkins' and note 'Cancer' as the cause of death. 
 
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 Parents:
  Aaron Garner Carlton (1834 - 1914)
  Mary Louise Busby/Buzbee Carlton (1838 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert M. Hawkins (1859 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  William Lafate Hawkins (1887 - 1954)*
  Henry C. Hawkins (1888 - 1973)*
  Susie Myrtle Modena Hawkins Pickens (1889 - 1966)*
  Crawford M. Hawkins (1897 - 1939)*
  Doyle Herbert Hawkins (1904 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louisa Allie Carlton McCarty (1855 - 1926)*
  Mary Elizabeth Carlton Hawkins (1862 - 1937)
  Jerry Leroy Carlton (1872 - 1936)**
  Sarah Jane CARLTON Gray (1874 - 1945)**
  Janey McCarty (1881 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Lawton
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Honoring Their Lives
Record added: Feb 01, 2012
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Mary Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Carlton</i> Hawkins
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Mary Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Carlton</i> Hawkins
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