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LaRue "(Hookie)"
Hawkins

February 6, 1948 – November 3, 2018

LaRue Hawkins
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Obituary for LaRue "(Hookie)" Hawkins

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La Rue Hawkins was born February, 6, 1948, at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington, to Jewel and Mae Pearl Hawkins. He united with Corinth Baptist Church. La Rue attended public school in Temple Independent School District. May of 1966, he graduated from Dunbar Junior and Senior High School. He was active in sports at Dunbar High School. In May 1970, La Rue received his B.S. Degree in Biology from Jarvis Christian College in Hawkins, Texas. He worked for Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Oak Cliff Medical and Surgical Hospital in Dallas, and for Artco Bell and Delta – Centrifugal.
Survivors are daughters, Kassandra Hawkins of Fort Worth, and Khaayla Hawkins of Temple; brothers, Vaughn Hawkins of North Richland Hills, Roland Hawkins and Gary Hawkins both of San Antonio, Darrell Hawkins of Temple, Gregory Hawkins of Richmond, Kenneth Hawkins of Arlington, Robert Hawkins of Kent, Washington, and Ronnie Hawkins of Austin; sisters, Delores Spearman and Sharon Hawkins of Houston, Pamela Williams of Temple, and Michelle Reed of DeSoto; two grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.

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Visitation

When Thursday, November 8th, 2018 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Branford Dawson Funeral Home
Address
718 S. 7th Street
P.O. Box 1598, Temple, Texas 76503
Temple, TX 76504

Service Information

When
Friday, November 9th, 2018 11:00am
Location
Corinth Missionary Baptist Church
Address
321 South 10th Street
Temple, TX 76501

Interment Information

Location
Temple Garden of Memories Cemetery
Address
8101 Old Highway 81
Temple, TX
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