|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1915|
|Death: ||Sep. 9, 2004|
Reverend Jonathan "J.B." Hawkins Sr.,88,of Freeport,Texas.Survivors include his son,Robert V. Hawkins,and wife,Betty;six daughters,Bobbie Darthard and husband,Van;Esther Pamplin;Joe Ann Bruse;Gertie Davis,and husband,William;Clara Anthony;Judy V.Mitchell;
sister,Veola Carmichael;22 grandchildren;21 great-grandchildren;one great-great-grandchild;
and a host of other relatives and friends.
The Rev.Hawkins passed away at his residence.He was a member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church and one of the founders of this Church,where he served in many capacities:as superintendent of the Sunday School,chairman of the Deacon Board,Sunday School teacher,director of Vacation Bible School,sang in the Male Chorus and attended Lincoln Southern District Congress and Association.He pastored St.John Baptist Church in Brazoria and Eastern Branch Baptist Church in Freeport.He retired from J.W. Weingarten`s Grocers,where he was employed for over 30 years.Final arrangements entrusted to Dixon Funeral Home,(979)798-9113.Source:The Brazosport Facts Newspaper,09/14/2004.
Peaceful Rest Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 01, 2005
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