Obituary: Ralph Allen Hawkins


Funeral services for Ralph Allen Hawkins, who passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 at the age of 72, will be at Beech Grove Baptist Church Monday, Jan. 18, 2021 at 2 p.m. Burial to follow at Bethesda Church of Christ Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at noon. Moss Service Funeral Home directing.

Allen was preceded in death by his parents Ralph Farris and Maude Sanders Hawkins, first wife Judy Hawkins, and brother Joe Hawkins.

He is survived by his wife Charlene Hawkins; children Gary Wayne (Lyn) Hawkins, Carol Elizabeth (Bruce) Harris, Dewayne (Gina) Godfrey, Chris (Julia) Godfrey, Misty (Ken) Milam, Laycie Hawkins, Destiny Hawkins and Shiann Hawkins; grandchildren Ashton Jace Milam, Evan Harris, Ryan (Jordan) Harris, Ali (Ben) Wilson, Madison Harris, LaSha Lynn, Hannah Hawkins Rice, Malachi Harris, Allen Jackson Hawkins, Juan Hawkins, Judy Hawkins, Caleb Godfrey, Elijah Milam, Jacob Milam, Alyssia Godfrey and Elin Godfrey; four great-grandchildren; and siblings Gail Gorham, Marlin Hawkins, and Charles Hawkins.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to assist with expenses.

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