George Albert Hawkins

HANOVERTON – George Albert Hawkins, 71, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 at his residence after a long illness. George was born Oct. 5, 1948 in Carroll County, Ohio, a son of the late Earl and Dorothy (Crawford) Hawkins.

George was a crane man at Bliss for 22 years. Most recently, he worked at Hickey Metal Fabrication. He was a car enthusiast and loved going to car shows and riding motorcycles.

Besides his parents, his wife, Brenda Lee (Guthrie) Hawkins, preceded him in death in 1985.

He is survived by two sons, Dan (Stacy) Hawkins of Damascus and Douglas Hawkins of Washingtonville; two sisters, Faye (Allen) Hilliard of Hanoverton and Mary Hawkins of Augusta; grandchildren, Brandon Hawkins, Derek Grande, Sean Goddard, Makayla Frederick, Lindsay and Jessica Combs; and six great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 at Hope Cemetery, with Charles Leverknight officiating.

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Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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